Skip to comments.Word for the Day, Monday, March 19, 2012-- diffident
Posted on 03/19/2012 5:09:16 AM PDT by xsmommy
Word For The Day, Monday, 3/19/12
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".
1. lacking confidence in one's own ability, worth, or fitness; timid; 2. self-conscious, self-effacing, abashed, embarrassed, modest, unassuming, unconfident. 3. Archaic . distrustful
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....
Here is my example with WFTD.
Neither Sarah Palin nor her children are diffident. Good for Bristol. I question the reality TV Show shenanigans etc. but i thought this was good.
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
No pushing at the door please!
If you say so.
I’m scheduled to handle on call Saturday.... I still believe my knowledge of all the products is diffident at best, and this will be a long week.
Rick is not diffident about his religious beliefs.
But then again...nobody should have to be, in America.
Are you working on your foreign accent?
you’ve got a week to BONE UP ; ) A+++
The Syrian dissidents are by no means diffident...
A+++ sounds good.
It's almost musical when you say it that way.
German investors are hoping that Apple will use some of its mega-billions in cash to declare a diffident.
“Diffident” is what one out of five dentists recommends for their patients who chew gum.
A+++ not many diffident dissidents.
The rest of us prescribe Rock Candy and Sweetened Iced Tea.
A+++ ; ) warum nicht auf Deutsch?
i like theD’s response to you : )
But are there any cognitive dissonant diffident dissidents?
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