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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:adjective: Graceful; dexterous.
ETYMOLOGY:From Old Norse gegn (straight, direct).
USAGE:"Poor Bob Stanfield. His flub of a football pass during the 1974 election campaign made Gerald Ford look gainly."
Sports and Politicians Are Not Always A Good Mix; Toronto Star (Canada); Jun 12, 2007.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Ready money is Aladdin's lamp. -Lord Byron, poet (1788-1824)