Word a Day Revisited Index of Cartoons Illustrating the Meanings of Words

(as presented by Mickey Bach, the cartoonist who defined words with related illustrations)

Click on the image name in this list that you would
like to see and the page where it is located will be presented.
Sometimes you will see more than one illustration for a word entry,
which is meant to provide you with a better understanding of the words.

"A picture is worth a thousand words" refers to the idea that complex ideas can be conveyed with images or illustrations. If this is true, then you will be able to comprehend THOUSANDS of WORDS by clicking on the links in this index.Smily face

Commonplace, worn out by constant use.
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trite, more trite, most trite

An official order or proclamation issued by an authority. (2)
Conveying a lively, exuberant, or exciting kind of behavior. (1)
Conveying or demonstrating an excess of unrestrained emotion, gratitude, attention, etc. (3)
Conspicuously and outrageously bad; extraordinary in an unacceptable way. (3)
Referring to something that has a conspicuously bad quality or relating to some erroneously presented information. (1)
To make something clear and comprehensible so other people will know what is happening. (2)
An explanation or clarification of something by making it plain and easy for someone else to understand what is going on. (1)
To make descriptions of something more interesting by inventing, exaggerating, or adding special details that are not true in order to make the description more interesting. (2)
An understanding of another person's feelings, thoughts, or situation. (1)
A statement or an action that expresses high praise for someone who is able to accomplish an outstanding achievement or objective. (2)
To hinder or to impede the action or performance of someone or something; such as, with work or responsibilities. (1)
A child who makes remarks that cause embarrassment; someone who is indiscreet or lacks a sense of responsibility about what he or she says; especially, about another person. (1)
Something that can not be easily understood or explained; a mystery or a riddle. (1)
To settle securely, comfortably, or snugly; to shelter or to hide. (4)
To charm, to enchant, or to bewitch others. (2)

For special Christmas and
New Year's Mickey Bach images, go to this
Holiday Greetings; 2012 to 2013 unit.

The cartoons are NOT intended to be disrespectful to any one,
neither in the past nor in the present!
The only reason the images are shown is to provide another way to see
the words that are presented from a different perspective

. . . with a touch of humor!
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Mickey Bach Word a Day Illustrations
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