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You exercise your body to stay physically in shape, so why shouldn't you exercise your brain to stay mentally fit? With these daily exercises you will learn how to flex your mind, improve your creativity and boost your memory. As with any exercise, repetition is necessary for you to see improvement, so pick your favorite exercises from our daily suggestions and repeat them as desired. Try to do some mentalrobics every single day!

pan-e-gyr-ic

noun :: An oration or eulogy in praise of some person or achievement; a formal or elaborate encomium; a laudatory discourse.

"Perry was right in the midst of a flowery panegyric on the wonders of the peaceful beauty of the scene when a canoe shot out from the nearest island." --Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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gauche

adj :: Lacking social polish; tactless.

"Feeling that his question was somewhat gauche, he smiled angrily." --Dostoyevsky, Fyodor

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cos-set

verb :: To treat as a pet; to pamper.

"Grandparents often cosset their grandchildren."

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hal-cy-on

adj. :: Calm; quiet; peaceful; undisturbed; happy.

"Anne spent a fortnight of halcyon days at Echo Lodge in the golden prime of August." -- Lucy Maud

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op-pro-bri-ous

adj. :: Attaching disgrace; reproachful; scurrilous

adj. :: Infamous; despised; rendered hateful

"The savages went off uttering the wildest denunciations of hostility, mingled with opprobrious terms in broken English, and gesticulations of the most insulting kind." --Irving, Washington

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