THEINE NOUN (THEE-EN-IN) Another name for caffeine, when present in tea Coffee excites, tea stimulates. THEINE lasts in your system for 6 to 8 hours. While caffeine gives a burst of energy for 2 to 3 hours. Black tea contains more THEINE than green tea.
EXPATRIATE EX-PAT Noun-adjective (eks-pey-tree-eyt) (eks-pat) Someone who does not live in their own country A person temporarily or permanently residing in a country other than their native country Many rock stars are EXPATRIATES OR EX-PATS
AMANUENSIS ADJECTIVE (a-man-uen-sis) A person whose job Is to write down what another person says or to copy what another person has written The king had an AMANUENSIS at all his council meetings.
HYETAL Adjective (hy-e-tal) Of or relating to rain or rainfall or rainy regions Summertime is the HYETAL season in Florida
JOCOSE Adjective (joh-kohss) Given to joking-merry-playful or humorous His personality was JOCOSE
HALCYON (hal-cy-on) adjective calm, peaceful, tranquil The pond by my house is HALCYON just before dark
Monday Morning Coffee Committee is selling Tervis mugs with our Tanglewood decal (at cost) for $20.00. Tanglewood’s Tervis Mug is made in the USA. Since the mug is insulated, it reduces condensation and keeps beverages hotter or colder longer than non-insulated cups and glasses. Tervis offers a lifetime warranty! Keep your mug in the freezer,…
APOPEMPTIC Adjective (ap-o-pemp-tic) Sung or addressed to one departing. At the retirement party, a group with guitar’s played while a chorus sang an APOPEMPTIC farewell.
PASEO Noun (pah-sey-o) A leisurely usually evening stroll. A public place or path designed for walking We walked along a PASEO while on vacation.
OBLIVESCENCE Noun (ob-luh-ves-uh-ns) The process of forgetting It is always best to OBLIVESCENCE a disagreement