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Word for the Day, Monday, October 8, 2012-- empyreal
10/8/12 | xs

Posted on 10/08/2012 6:53:45 AM PDT by xsmommy

Word For The Day, Monday, 10/8/12



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".

empyreal; adj

1. of or relating to the empyrean : celestial 2 : sublime Synonyms: elysian, celestial, empyrean, ethereal, heavenly, supernal Antonyms: chthonic (also chthonian), hellish, infernal, plutonian, sulfurous, Tartarean

Etymology: Late Latin empyrius, empyreus, from Late Greek empyrios, from Greek em- 2en- + pyr fire First Known Use: 15th century

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....




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Good Morning Class. Welcome to School!

Here is my example with WFTD.

His empyreal majesty, Senor Hugo Chavez wins 4th term guaranteeing the demise of Venezuela.

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

No pushing at the door please!

1 posted on 10/08/2012 6:53:49 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy; secret garden; VRWCmember; Slip18; SoothingDave; Gabz; Guenevere; Texan5; NicknamedBob; ...

In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue, which we celebrate with a day off and lost of sales ; )


2 posted on 10/08/2012 6:55:08 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy; secret garden; VRWCmember; Slip18; SoothingDave; Gabz; Guenevere; Texan5; NicknamedBob; ...

In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue, which we celebrate with a day off and lost of sales ; )


3 posted on 10/08/2012 6:56:02 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

ok blame proxy error for the double ping.


4 posted on 10/08/2012 6:57:04 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

Obama wants me to believe that my bank account is empyreal, but to me it feels more like real empty.


5 posted on 10/08/2012 7:00:48 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (ua)
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To: xsmommy

Day off?

For real?


6 posted on 10/08/2012 7:01:14 AM PDT by NeoCaveman ("If I had a son he'd look like B.O.'s lunch" - Rin Tin Tin)
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To: SoothingDave; Explorer89

soother, have you seen Bridesmaids? saw it in the theater and literally belly laughed out loud repeatedly. xshub was channel surfing on Sat PM and we came across it and i made him watch it. he’s much more MATURE than i am, and even he thought it was hysterical. i laughed just as hard seeing it again. the actress that plays Megan cracks me the hell UP! yes, it does play to the sense of humor of adolescent boys, which is why i am sure that Explorer89 would enjoy it if she’s not seen it yet, since we share a penchant for juvenile humor!


7 posted on 10/08/2012 7:01:30 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: NeoCaveman

oh we love us some Columbus in the DC area, no school cuz it’s a fed holiday. lots of non-feds get the fed holidays off, so xshub is going in, but his ofc is off as is xsteen’s.


8 posted on 10/08/2012 7:04:10 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: ClearCase_guy

he’s the magic man. A+++


9 posted on 10/08/2012 7:04:51 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy
In 1492, an industrial culture discovered new lands and laid waste to the indigenous agrarian culture. Hey, sh** happens.

And then we ate well. :-)

10 posted on 10/08/2012 7:06:13 AM PDT by theDentist (FUBO; qwerty ergo typo : i type, therefore i misspelll)
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To: theDentist

no need to keep living in the past ; ) LOL!


11 posted on 10/08/2012 7:15:43 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy
What kind of legal thinking is this? It's the opposite of empyreal.
12 posted on 10/08/2012 7:21:14 AM PDT by NeoCaveman ("If I had a son he'd look like B.O.'s lunch" - Rin Tin Tin)
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To: xsmommy

Empyreal

According to Mz. Bootstrap, our Local Historian and Graduated Teacher, I copied that right off her printed cards, she says,
“This empyreal is about Roman guys who were sorta like presidents but dressed like the the Statue of Liberty.
There was Empyreal Nero and Caesar but I think Caesar was killed while trying to seize something so he empyreal-ed out right fast on account of a no good woman named Ida March.”

Mz. Bootstrap also has a drive through denture window behind the garage.


13 posted on 10/08/2012 7:24:38 AM PDT by count-your-change (You don't have to be brilliant, not being stupid is enough.)
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To: xsmommy; neverdem; narses; MHGinTN; SunkenCiv; tioga; secret garden
In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue, which we celebrate with a day off and lost of sales ; )

Hmmmn.

But who are losing money in those “lost sales” .. the business who is not making as much, or the consumer who may not really knead all merchandise they are handling?

Speaking of the fiery word of the day, do you really think the streets (er, slums) will burn when Obama’s empyreality show gets cancelled in November?

14 posted on 10/08/2012 7:25:04 AM PDT by Robert A. Cook, PE (I can only donate monthly, but socialists' ABBCNNBCBS continue to lie every day!)
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To: xsmommy
Everyone else in the world is at work and school today, outside the govt.
This guy is not empyreal, he's merely human and not a very good one at that.
15 posted on 10/08/2012 7:25:33 AM PDT by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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Yeah!!! You're here.....I was beginning to think everyone was sick or sleeping in and there would be no class today.

There will be empyreal expecations for Obozo's comeback a week from Thursday at the Town Hall debate, while the Media continues to obfuscate and cover for Obozo's lack of knowledge for his own Presidency and attempt to set the table for his return to relavency in this election cycle.

The one flaw in all of this?

That Obozo's biggest mistake may be that he should have scheduled two Presidential debates, a week apart, and then the Veep debate because Obozo now must weather two weeks of Romney's momentum before he and media get a chance to stack the deck again.

And it makes it harder to catch up when people may already be tuning out and deciding for the other guy who turned out to not be the person the media was advertising him to be.

16 posted on 10/08/2012 7:28:24 AM PDT by thingumbob (I'm a bitter clinger...I dare you to take my gun)
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To: NeoCaveman

i don’t know how the law is written, but it seems ridiculous. Can’t see them ruling that way unless it’s the plain meaning of whatever the statute is.


17 posted on 10/08/2012 7:32:21 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: thingumbob

A+++ i think that obams is just NOT GOOD period, and that it’s not that he didn’t have a good night. he sucks, we knew it, and now they know it!


18 posted on 10/08/2012 7:33:37 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: count-your-change

that Ida, she’s a killer! A+++


19 posted on 10/08/2012 7:34:28 AM PDT by xsmommy
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To: Robert A. Cook, PE

yes, robt. i do believe the streets will burn if/when he’s defeated. his followers are THAT insane. A+++


20 posted on 10/08/2012 7:35:47 AM PDT by xsmommy
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