The Key Root for this column: Latin, j(i)acere, "to throw."
Minor Roots: None
Words and Phrases List
abject, abjectness, adagio, deject, dejection, ejaculate, eject, ejection, inject, injection, interject, interjection, project, projectile, projection, reject, rejection, subject, subjective, subjectivism, subjectivist, trajectory
knock one for a loop, throw it in, throw up your hands, throw in the towel, throw the baby out with the bathwater
Luther, Martin, Kepler, Johannes, Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, Bismark, Otto von Mann, Thomas, Grass, Gunther, Carlyle, Thomas
Thoughts for Today
- How do kids throw parents for a loop?
- How well do you tend to deal with rejection?
- Do you often project your issues onto others? What are the results?
- What kind of things tend to make you dejected?
- How do you inject yourself with renewed energy and enthusiasm?