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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

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To: xsmommy

Last year, when our daughter came home to be in her best friend’s wedding we bought it and watched it. Bridesmaids was hysterical!


51 posted on 10/08/2012 5:19:44 PM PDT by tioga
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To: xsmommy; thingumbob

Have you heard the one from Romney’s garbage collector. Shame on Mitt for never hugging his garbage collector. Shame shame shame.


52 posted on 10/08/2012 5:28:33 PM PDT by tioga
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To: MHGinTN

You can’t polish a turd.


53 posted on 10/08/2012 5:30:48 PM PDT by tioga
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