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Word Of The Every Other Day

too-too adjective [too-too] Definitions for too-too Informal. excessively and tastelessly affected:The movie was simply too-too. Informal. in an excessively and tastelessly affected manner. Citations for too-too Think of the frisson of awarding Best Picture to a 37-year-old movie. Isn’t it just,well, too-too ?The Bagger, “It’s Up to You, New York, but Not Really,” New York Times, December 8, 2006 The too-too man was right and correct in everything he did or said in the irritating way of the catechism.Anthony C. Winkler, Dog War, 2007 Origin of too-too Too-too entered English in the late 1800s and is a reduplication of the adverb too.

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The Novel Begins 3

2             My name is Joseph Tooley, and it was my father Jacob that went missing nine years ago out here in these very woods. No trace has ever been found of him in all that time. And believe me … Continue reading

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The Novel Begins Part 2

On this side of Jacobs Pass, so called for the old-timer Jacob Tooley who went missing in these woods some time ago, I wake up every morning in my cabin some six miles out of town, a good distance to … Continue reading

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Mollify [mol–uh-fahy]  verb (used with object), mollified, mollifying. Definitions for mollify to soften in feeling or temper, as a person; pacify; appease. to mitigate or reduce; soften: to mollify one’s demands. Citations for mollify …my mother would be dragged from … Continue reading

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The Novel Begins

Prologue             The splintering bark showered him as the shot exploded into the tree a mere foot from his head. “You can’t hide. I know every corner of this forest, and it will be your burying ground.” Cresting the hill, … Continue reading

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Worst Day Ever Quotes That Will Make You Reconsider

Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try! Dr. Seuss  

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blarney  [blahr-nee] Word Origin noun 1. flattering or wheedling talk; cajolery. 2. deceptive or misleading talk; nonsense; hooey: a lot of blarney about why he was broke. verb (used with object), verb (used without object),blarneyed, blarneying. 3. to flatter or … Continue reading

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