One-liner Wednesdays #56

Recollect (verb) When you are desperately racking your brains, willing it to somehow uncover the identity of the masked person in front of you before they figure out that you didn't exactly recognize them! This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #56

One-liner Wednesdays #55

News (noun) The one broadcast that I started to religiously avoid since the advent of the pandemic because all they want to talk about are the never-ending cases, casualties and other tragic things in general. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #55

One-liner Wednesdays #54

Lost (adjective) When you go to extreme extents to keep something safe and secure that you end up forgetting where you have kept it! This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a one-liner. Please click on the … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #54

One-liner Wednesdays #53

Punctuation (noun) One of those things that create a world of difference between "Let's eat, Grandma" and "Let's eat Grandma"! This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a one-liner. Please click on the link to know more … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #53

One-liner Wednesdays #52

Sports (noun) Something that almost everyone enjoys to watch from the sidelines but few dare to take up professionally, but only a select few people manage to have highly successful careers, This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #52

One-liner Wednesdays #51

Assumption (noun) Something that you believe to be true without bothering to confirm it, that has the potential to gift you lots of regret when you end up getting (royally) screwed! This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #51

One-liner Wednesdays #50

Yawn (verb) Definition 2: That involuntarily move that you don't have to cover up anymore by pretending to drink water (or something even more creative) thanks to the physical masks that we are required wear. Click here to see my first alternate definition for Yawn. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #50

One-liner Wednesdays #49

Shot (noun) A word that we have increasingly started to associate with vaccine shots rather than gunshots. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a one-liner. Please click on the link to know more about the rules … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #49

One-liner Wednesdays #48

Communicate (verb) The additional responsibility that we unknowingly entrust the exposed parts of our faces when we mask up (properly). This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a one-liner. Please click on the link to know more … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #48

One-liner Wednesdays #47

Late (adverb) When the entire universe conspires against you and devises all manners of obstacles just so that you won't reach your destination on time, especially if it's something important. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #47

One-liner Wednesdays #46

Stubborn (adjective) What you would call that particular stain or spot of dirt that refuses to disappear (or at least fade a little!) no matter how much force, cleaning agents, time or elbow grease you spent trying to remove it! This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #46

One-liner Wednesdays #45

Impatience (noun) A trait that gives people the confidence to proceed without the help of any instructions, installation manuals or handbooks. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a one-liner. Please click on the link to know … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #45

One-liner Wednesdays #44

Hope (noun) The one feeling that makes you believe every morning that you will get more sleep later at night but you still end staying up too late and way past your bedtime. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #44

One-liner Wednesdays #43

Regret (noun) When you hesitate for a fraction of a second to do a random act of kindness and end up losing the window of opportunity. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a one-liner. Please click … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #43

One-liner Wednesdays #42

Suspense (noun) The feeling you get when you're reading a really good book and you can't wait to find out what happens, and you keep turning the pages as you race to get to the end, and lose track of time in the process. True bibliophiles will know what I mean. 😉 This post was … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #42

One-liner Wednesdays #41

Breath* (noun) Just another really important process that is a sign that you are alive, but is also the traitor that conspires with your mask to fog up your glasses and make your life a nightmare. This definition is only applicable to those of us who have to wear glasses...because our vision is way too … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #41

One-liner Wednesdays #40

Disappointment (noun) The feeling that engulfs you, drowns you and threatens to pull you under when you realize that the one thing you have been looking forward to in a long time is probably never going to happen. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #40

One-liner Wednesdays #39

Language (noun) A means of communication meant to make communicating with others simpler but ends up confusing the intended recipient even more if the "language" used is too complex! This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies is to come with a … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #39

One-liner Wednesdays #38

Compliment (noun) Words of praise or admiration which might be true but could also be laced with a heavy dose of sarcasm, especially if your close ones are the source of the said "compliment". This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the name implies … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #38

One-liner Wednesdays #37

Creativity (noun) When you come up with impromptu, random lyrics (that do not bear any resemblance to the actual lyrics) when you feel like singing a particular song but don't know, or can't quite remember the lyrics or are too lazy to google it up. This post was written in response to today's One Liner … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #37

One-liner Wednesdays #36

Dogs (noun) Most popularly known as man's best friend (and  any woman's too!) who can seem incredibly cute and irresistible to dog lovers but at the same time can seem like ferocious monsters to people who don't get dogs and are hence scared of them! This post was written in response to today's One Liner … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #36

One-liner Wednesdays #34

Handwriting (noun) What would be an excellent means of communication and a way of gathering admiration if beautiful, but can create much dispute if it's unrecognisable and/or unreadable especially if it happens to be your study notes, presentation points or worse, the minutes of the meeting that you had hastily scribbled down. This post was … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #34

One-liner Wednesdays #33

Silly (adjective) When you choose to believe that a black cat crossing your path when you are about to begin a journey is a sign of ill-luck, rather than the fact that the black cat was simply in a hurry to get somewhere that it took the risk of jumping in front of you (or … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #33

One-liner Wednesdays #32

Dreaming (noun) The feeling that transports you to another magical world and encloses you in a bubble of happiness, especially when you are in the middle of a boring lecture or meeting. Not to be confused with its terrible cousin: Nightmare. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #32

One-liner Wednesdays #31

Strength (noun) The one thing that we desperately need when we are trying to coax a scooter into the center stand, knead the atta to make chapathi, try to open a glass jar, or even when we are breaking a coconut* and the most important weapon in our immune system's arsenal in its fight against … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #31