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

To take something without permission, to steal or to commit theft. (3)
A person, or a company that provides or supplies goods or products; especially food. (1)
The range or extent of competence or the scope of functions. (1)
pyromania (usually not plural)
An insane desire to set fires. (1)
A person who has an uncontrolled or insane desire to set things on fire. (2)
An abnormal fear of fire, seeing fires, or a special terror that someone will start fire where he or she is. (1)
To subdue, to calm, to suppress, or to stop doing something. (1)
A question, or questions, that a person has in his or her mind. (1)
The object, target, or goal of something being strived for in order to obtain it or to achieve it. (1)
A busybody and a very nosey person, or gossipmonger who is eager to hear the latest gossip or rumors about people's private lives. (3)
A characteristic condition in which person is known as a busybody or a nosy person; especially, someone who is always asking questions that are none of his or her business. (1)
A clever sarcastic remark or statement. (2)
Having a very fervent interest in or a zealous opinion about someone or something with extreme intensity. (1)
Referring to something that is shining brightly and beaming; or pertaining to someone who is expressing pleasure, love, and well-being. (1)
Characteristic of taking something by force or violence; being ravenous or greedy. (1)

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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