Tag Archives: synonyms

Verbal Neglect

When a word is overused it loses its power. Unfortunately one of the most overused words today is “abuse”. This is not to say that abuse is not a problem. Acts of abuse are far too common in our world. … Continue reading

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Happy Thesaurus Day

My childhood friend, Jeff, and I used to read the dictionary when we were bored.  There was little else to do on hot, sultry summer afternoons in Lincoln, Nebraska or on winter days when a blizzard kept us out of … Continue reading

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