March 22nd, 2014

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Word of the Day 3/22/14 Appropriate

Appropriate (adjective, verb)
ap·pro·pri·ate [adj. uh-proh-pree-it; v. uh-proh-pree-eyt]


adjective
1. suitable or fitting for a particular purpose, person, occasion, etc.: an appropriate example; an appropriate dress.
2. belonging to or peculiar to a person; proper: Each played his appropriate part.

verb (used with object)
3. to set apart, authorize, or legislate for some specific purpose or use: The legislature appropriated funds for the university.
4. to take to or for oneself; take possession of.
5. to take without permission or consent; seize; expropriate: He appropriated the trust funds for himself.
6. to steal, especially to commit petty theft.

Can be confused: apropos, expropriate.

Synonyms
1. befitting, apt, meet, felicitous, suited, proper, due, becoming, pertinent.
3. apportion, allocate, assign.

Antonyms
1. unsuitable, inept.

Origin: 1515–25; < Late Latin appropriātus made one's own (past participle of appropriāre ), equivalent to Latin ap- ap- + propri ( us ) one's own + -ātus -ate

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Hi All - it's the 22nd, which means only a week left for March Bingo.  I've not been able to get online much the last few weeks so my catch ups have been sporadic however I see lots and lots of Bingo's already being posted - plenty of rewards to be creating come the 31st!

How is everyone doing? Anyone need a last minute boost? Anyone given up the ghost? Anyone wondering where the first three months of the year have gone?

Chime in with bragging - whether you've completed several bingo blackouts or one prompt because we love the words and the graphics and yey for doing so much better than I have this month.

Near the end of the month I'll be creating a post for everyone to link their Bingo posts to so everyone can celebrate the awesomeness!