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Word of the Month – Suck

suck   /sʌk/  [suhk] 

–verb (used with object)
1. to draw into the mouth by producing a partial vacuum by action of the lips and tongue
2. to draw (water, moisture, air, etc.) by or as if by suction
3. to apply the lips or mouth to and draw upon by producing a partial vacuum, esp. for extracting fluid contents
4. to put into the mouth and draw upon

–verb (used without object)
6. to draw something in by producing a partial vacuum in the mouth, esp. to draw milk from the breast.
7. to draw or be drawn by or as if by suction. 

–noun
8. an act or instance of sucking.
9. a sucking force.
10. the sound produced by sucking. 
11. a small drink; sip.

From Dictionary.com

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Word of the Month – Love

love
/lʌv/ [luhv]
–noun
1.
a profoundly tender, passionate affection for another person.
2.
a feeling of warm personal attachment or deep affection, as for a parent, child, or friend.
3.
sexual passion or desire.
4.
a person toward whom love is felt; beloved person; sweetheart.
5.
a love affair; an intensely amorous incident; amour.
6.
sexual intercourse; copulation.
7.
( initial capital letter ) a personification of sexual affection, as Eros or Cupid.
8.
affectionate concern for the well-being of others
9.
strong predilection, enthusiasm, or liking for anything
10.
the object or thing so liked
11.
the benevolent affection of god for His creatures, or the reverent affection due from them to God.
–verb (used with object)
12.
to have love or affection for
13.
to have a profoundly tender, passionate affection for (another person).
14.
to have a strong liking for; take great pleasure in: to love music.
15.
to need or require; benefit greatly from
16.
to embrace and kiss (someone), as a lover.
17.
to have sexual intercourse with.
–verb (used without object)
18.
to have love or affection for another person; be in love.

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Word of the Month – Penetrate

pen·e·trate
/ˈpɛnɪˌtreɪt/ [pen-i-treyt]
–verb
1.
to pierce or pass into or through
2.
to enter the interior of
3.
to affect or impress (the mind or feelings) deeply.
4.
to enter, reach, or pass through something, as by piercing
5.
to have a deep effect or impact on someone.

Word of the Month – Adore

a·dore
/əˈdɔr, əˈdoʊr/ [uh-dawr, uh-dohr]
–verb (used with object)
1.
to regard with the utmost esteem, love, and respect; honor.
2.
to pay divine honor to; worship: to adore god.
3.
to like or admire very much
–verb (used without object)
4.
to worship.

Word of the Month – Probe

probe
/proʊb/ [prohb] verb
–verb (used with object)
1.
to search into or examine thoroughly; question closely: to probe one’s conscience.
2.
to examine or explore with a probe.
–verb (used without object)
3.
to examine or explore with or as if with a probe.