December 22

dolorous

dolorous. d, o, l, o, r, o, u, s. dolorous. Freddy's face turned dolorous and grim after surreptitiously learning of his wife's affair. He should have known better. Her lies were transparent. But his trust was absolute, and she took advantage of his naïveté to cuckold him

/ˈdɒl ər əs/

adjective. 1 a full of grief. b sad. c sorrowful. d doleful. e dismal. 2 a occasioning pain or grief. b painful.

Freddy's face turned dolorous and grim after surreptitiously learning of his wife's affair. He should have known better. Her lies were transparent. But his trust was absolute, and she took advantage of his naïveté to cuckold him

December 14

bonhomie

bonhomie. b, o, n, h, o, m, i, e. bonhomie. Colette, owner of the old brick diner down on the corner of someplace or other, always exuded good humor and bonhomie. It was her signature, and the main reason her customers kept coming back. But that did not stop Aaron from telling her to fuck off. He was trying to ease into a break up with his girlfriend, and Colette kept interrupting to refill their drinks.

/ˌbɒn əˈmi/

noun. 1 good nature. 2 pleasant and easy manner.

Colette, owner of the old brick diner down on the corner of someplace or other, always exuded good humor and bonhomie. It was her signature, and the main reason her customers kept coming back. But that did not stop Aaron from telling her to fuck off. He was trying to ease into a break up with his girlfriend, and Colette kept interrupting to refill their drinks.