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)

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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

Pertaining to not feeling well; not willing or not likely to do something. (1)
Characteristic of anyone who is not easily discouraged or defeated; unyielding; unconquerable. (2)
To influence or to persuade someone to take action or to do something. (1)
Relating to anything that works as it should or that has the results that are expected; a reference to not making mistakes when making decisions. (1)
Hellish, diabolical, fiendish; awful, outrageous, and abominable. (1)
To instill ideas or principles into someone's thoughts or feelings as if they were poured in. (1)
Incapable of being copied or produced in the same way; unique or one of a kind. (2)
Doing something that goes beyond what is considered usual, proper, acceptable, or normal. (2)
Pertaining to asking more questions than is proper or necessary; a reference to being too curious and prying into other people's personal lives. (1)
Pertaining to or characteristic of not being able to be understood. (3)
Referring to a lack of common sense, being irrational in one's behavior, or having no feeling regarding what is going on. (2)
Conveying a treacherous, deceitful, and crafty operation or plot for a dishonest purpose. (2)
insipience (only in the singular)
Inadequate intelligence, stupidity. (1)
The inability to sleep even in the absence of external causes during the period when sleep should normally take place. (2)
Relating to a refusal to obey orders or to follow the instructions by an authority. (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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