Skip to comments.Word for the Day, Tuesday, May 17th, 2005
Posted on 05/17/2005 4:59:21 AM PDT by xsmommy
Word For The Day, Tuesday, 5/17/05
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".
turbid·ly adv. turbid·ness or tur·bidi·ty n.
1.Having sediment or foreign particles stirred up or suspended; muddy: turbid water.
2. Heavy, dark, or dense, as smoke or fog.
3. In a state of turmoil; muddled
Entymology: [Latin turbidus, disordered, from turba, turmoil, probably from Greek turb.]
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....
Good Morning Class. Welcome to School!
Here is my example with WFTD.
what laughably turbid thinking it takes for the Dems to blame the US NOT THE UN, for the oil for food scandal.
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
Review Thread Four: Word For the Day, Friday 7/25/03: Potation
Review Thread Five: Word For the Day, Monday 8/19/03: Stolid
No pushing at the door please!
get in here.
You forgot a meaning.
Oh, waite - that's "turgid." Sorry, morning problem - I still need coffee.
hope you solve your problem.
You say that to all the guys..... :-)
slappin' ya both !
Everything becomes easier with practice - except getting up early.
Garde la Foi, mes amis! Nous nous sommes les sauveurs de la République! Maintenant et Toujours!
(Keep the Faith, my friends! We are the saviors of the Republic! Now and Forever!)
LonePalm, le Républicain du verre cassé (The Broken Glass Republican)
he said it!
oh for heaven's sake, what a whiner he is! A+++
As the immortal Bard once muttered at a grand estate auction: "Turbid, or not turbid, that is the question..."
nyuck, nyuck, nyuck ; ) A+++
as opaque as my creamed coffee,
swirls about the rationality
of organizing a society
and depends upon its enemies
to come hither
and be corrupted
into the likes of them
and replace their dwindling numbers.
Turbidity of thought
to think that this would work.
17 May 1875
The Kentucky Derby was run for the 1st time in Louisville's Churchill Downs race park. Aristides was the winner.
You didn't think I'd miss this one did you?
were you around for that, grimmy.... ? ; )
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