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2005-11-10 15:20:00

NEW YORK -- Elementary school children who are psychologically distressed -- they feel sad most days and feel as if they do not belong at school -- are more likely to be involved in some form of bullying, investigators have found. Such children are prone to be a victim of bullying, a bully themselves, or a bully-victim -- someone who is both victimized and bullied others. Children who struggle academically are also more likely to be victims or bully-victims, according to results of the survey...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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