Jan
25
2022

war

intense armed conflict between states, governments, societies, or paramilitary groups such as mercenaries, insurgents, and militias. --wikipedia
Jan
22
2022

strain

"To exert, use, or tax to the utmost" --thefreedictionary.com
Jan
20
2022

inflexible

"unwilling to change or compromise" -- Google dictionary
Jan
17
2022

titan

one that is gigantic in size or power, one that stands out for greatness of achievement --merriam-webster.com
Jan
16
2022

schadenfreude

"enjoyment obtained from the troubles of others" --merriam-webster.com
Jan
15
2022

"who, what, where, when, how, why"

I learned this in a high-school journalism course. Or maybe it was an English class. Important stuff for intellectual development, evidently.
Jan
12
2022

serendipity

It is a way of living which involves luck that takes the form of finding valuable or pleasant things that are not looked for. --by request
Jan
11
2022

self-creation

"I made myself"
Jan
10
2022

awkward silence

"an uncomfortable pause in a conversation or presentation" --wikipedia
Jan
07
2022

caricature

"exaggeration by means of often ludicrous distortion of parts or characteristics" --merriam-webster.com
Dec
31
2021

nightmare

psychological nomenclature differentiates between nightmares and bad dreams; specifically, people remain asleep during bad dreams, whereas nightmares can awaken individuals. The dream may contain situations of discomfort, psychological or physical terror, or panic. --wikipedia
Dec
30
2021

inclusive

"not excluding any of the parties or groups involved in something" -- Google dictionary
Dec
30
2021

equality

"the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, or opportunities" -- Google dictionary
Nov
12
2021

generic

characteristic of or relating to a class or group of things; not specific --Oxford Languages
Nov
11
2021

paradox

"a situation or statement that seems impossible or is difficult to understand because it contains two opposite facts or characteristics" --dictionary.cambridge.com
Nov
09
2021

idealization

the action of regarding or representing something as perfect or better than in reality --google dictionary
Oct
10
2021

wholeness

"the quality of being or feeling complete and not divided or damaged" --dictionary.cambridge.org
Oct
07
2021

linear

The "gate" of linear vs. non-linear
Oct
05
2021

classy

"someone who puts a high standard on the way he behaves" --vocabulary.com
Oct
02
2021

scientism

"excessive belief in the power of scientific knowledge and techniques" --google dictionary