April 19th, 2021

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Word of the Day 04/19/21 Snollygoster

Snollygoster (noun)
snollygoster [ snol-ee-gos-ter ]


noun Slang.
1. a clever, unscrupulous person.

Origin: First recorded in 1855–60; origin uncertain

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR SNOLLYGOSTER
Old Snollygoster, after having got through with his ablutions, was lazily watching us from the rail of the ship.
BARNEY BLAKE, THE BOY PRIVATEER|HERRICK JOHNSTONE

As it was, he was more scared than hurt, and Snollygoster added another plume to his cap.
BARNEY BLAKE, THE BOY PRIVATEER|HERRICK JOHNSTONE

He next threw himself into the sea, out of the ports of the gun-room, but was rescued by Snollygoster.
BARNEY BLAKE, THE BOY PRIVATEER|HERRICK JOHNSTONE

Right in the midst of the sharks sprung the heroic Snollygoster.
BARNEY BLAKE, THE BOY PRIVATEER|HERRICK JOHNSTONE

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

Lazy Monday

Well hello there good people of 1_million_words, and happy Monday to you!

It's Patriots Day here in Massachusetts (and Maine too) and I have the day off. So naturally I'm having a nicd lazy day. Knitting, binge watching Law & Order:UK, and trying to house train the puppy. Words would be nice, but words ellude me. *sigh*

Big Buddy - You should be 63.33333% through your month. How are you doing? Are you on target?


Flash challenge - In honor of Patriots Day lets go with "Historic battle re-enactments"

Our long challenge is now Bingo! The cards are inspiring, head over and check them out!

There are a plethora of other challenges going on and prompts posted, but the internet at home is dodgy at the very best so I will leave you to hunt them down on your own.

Happy new week to you! Go forth and be productive!

Rainy Days and Mondays Challenge!

Hello again- sliding in at the last minute, here, with a Monday prompt! I hope between here and bingo that you find some words for April!

This week...our rainy days prompts are....

Quote: “It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.” ― Andre Gide, Autumn Leaves

Movie Title: Out of the Past

Song Lyric:
Oh I can't take another heartache
Though you say you're my friend, I'm at my wit's end...
Cruel to be Kind- Nick Lowe

Good luck!