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# Word for the Day

A small lockbox meant for keeping valuable items safe…   coffer   A coffer is a small safe or lockbox that’s meant for keeping precious or valuable items safe. Your grandfather might keep his important papers in a coffer in his study.   You can keep your heirlooms, jewels, and savings bonds in a coffer, a safe chest for…

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# Word for the Day

 If you’re mad but acting happy…. facade   A facade is the front of a building, or a kind of front people put up emotionally. If you’re mad but acting happy, you’re putting up a facade.   This word has to do with the outer layer of something. One sense has to do with the front or outside…

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# Word for the Day

to warm yourself either literally or figuratively…     bask   To bask in something is to take it in, receive its warmth, or bathe in its goodness. On the first warm day of the spring, you may bask in the sunshine. When you win the Pulitzer, you bask in your own glory.   In Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” Jaques…