October 27th, 2020

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Numbers Challenge

Here’s the rules:
1) 100 words or 1 graphic for each letter of the alphabet.

It’s that easy.
There is no need for your work to all connect. There is no need for them to be in order.

If you are stuck or would like a random word to use, poke me and I will provide.

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Reminder!

Hi there! It completely shocks me, but the month ends in just a few short days. Go forth and cram all the graphics and words you can into the next 4 days and post the numbers and we'll make H count everything you get!
Hawaii Five 0::Steve Danny::where are yo

Word of the Day 10/26/20 Ghoulish

I don't even know where my mind has been at the last 2 or 3 days. I forgot the word of the day for the 26th and today (27th)!

Ghoulish (adjective)
ghoulish [ goo-lish ]


adjective
1. strangely diabolical or cruel; monstrous: a ghoulish and questionable sense of humor.
2. showing fascination with death, disease, maiming, etc.; morbid: ghoulish curiosity.
3. of, relating to, or like a ghoul or ghouls.

OTHER WORDS FROM GHOULISH
ghoul·ish·ly, adverb
ghoul·ish·ness, noun

WORDS RELATED TO GHOULISH
devilish, eerie, macabre, spooky, cruel, demonic, grisly, ghastly, horrible, gruesome, frightening, grim, morbid, diabolical, fiendish, monstrous, revolting, terrifying, spine-chilling

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: First recorded in 1835–45; ghoul + -ish

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR GHOULISH
And in the summer months, when shootings soar, the city can be a ghoulish playground for those interested in the macabre.
CHICAGO’S REAL-LIFE 'NIGHTCRAWLER'|JUSTIN GLAWE|NOVEMBER 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST

Yesterday afternoon, the "NRA Women" Twitter account sent out a simple and yet ghoulish message to its followers.
9-YEAR OLD WITH AN UZI? AMERICA IS TOUGHER ON TOYS THAN GUNS|CLIFF SCHECTER|AUGUST 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST

Typical of most old cemeteries, eerie carved-stone Angels of Death and other ghoulish figures adorn many of the tombstones.
WELCOME TO THE MOST HAUNTED GRAVEYARD IN THE WORLD. SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED.|NINA STROCHLIC|OCTOBER 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST

They cast a ghoulish light on this roughly 8-by-10-foot room, where the family of eight struggles to survive.
SYRIAN REFUGEES IN LEBANON: BORDERING ON DISASTER|JAMIE DETTMER|NOVEMBER 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
Hawaii Five 0::Steve::term of endearment

Word of the Day 10/27/20 Lilliputian

Lilliputian (adjective, noun)
Lilliputian [ lil-i-pyoo-shuhn ]


adjective
1. extremely small; tiny; diminutive.
2. petty; trivial: Our worries are Lilliputian when compared with those of people whose nations are at war.

noun
3. an inhabitant of Lilliput.
4. a very small person.
5. a person who is narrow or petty in outlook.

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Origin: First recorded in 1726; Lilliput + -ian

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR LILLIPUTIAN
How could he pick the Lilliputian city whose favorite place of worship is the Rocky statue at the foot of an art museum?
CLIFF LEE SIGNS WITH THE PHILLIES: GET OVER IT, NEW YORK|BUZZ BISSINGER|DECEMBER 15, 2010|DAILY BEAST

This plant so precious has numberless enemies in the Lilliputian world to which I am introducing you.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. I (OF 4)|WILLIAM KIRBY

It was always one of her Lilliputian ambitions to obtain the reputation of a feeble appetite.
DISCIPLINE|MARY BRUNTON

It was a deer; perfect and beautiful, but cast in a Lilliputian mould.
THE BLIND SPOT|AUSTIN HALL

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.