Whitaker Elementary News

Word of the Week - December 19

Posted on: December 18, 2016

The word of the week is resilient.

                              Adjective

                              Definition:  quick to recover; springing back

                              Synonyms: rebounding, flexible

                              Antonyms: breakable, brittle

Example Sentence:  Even though President Lincoln had many business and personal failures, he was resilient and eventually became the President of the United States.