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Word for the Day, FRiday, October 12, 2012 - Riant
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Posted on 10/12/2012 4:40:21 AM PDT by tioga


In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of “Word for the Day”.

Riant

Adjective

    Cheerful; mirthful.

riantly - Adverb


Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence.

The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day.

The Review threads are linked for your edification. ;-)

Practice makes perfect.....post on....

Review Threads:

Review Thread One: Word For The Day, Thursday 11/14/02: Raffish (Be SURE to check out posts #92 and #111 on this thread!)

Review Thread Two: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/14/03: Roister

Review Thread Three: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/28/03: Obdurate


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To: tioga

Thanks tioga...just saw that my previous post went thru 3 times. I have forgotten the nuances of FR. We are doing great...5 grandbabies so far...


101 posted on 10/13/2012 6:27:25 PM PDT by Laura Earl
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I just saw on internet news that Baumgartner, the guy who did the space jump did indeed break the sound barrier. I watched the jump on Discovery Channel-it looked like something from Star Trek ‘09-I was impressed. Having a real fear of heights, I’d have died of sheer terror shortly after that balloon left the ground...


102 posted on 10/14/2012 2:40:43 PM PDT by Texan5 ("You've got to saddle up your boys, you've got to draw a hard line"...)
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I thought he was crazy, was worried he would kill himself. It was an amazing stunt.


103 posted on 10/14/2012 7:25:52 PM PDT by tioga
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