Greg Bales

Passionate is such a great word—it conveys so much desire, so much caring, so much heart. But fortunately, human experience and a few millennia worth of poetry means that we have a gorgeous selection of alternate terms: try “ardent,” romantic,” “wistful,” “amorous,” “aroused,” or even “concupiscent.” By the time they look that last one up, sexual harassment charges will already be filed.

Meredith Haggerty brings the thesaurus to LinkedIn and improves it to excellent effect.

Helpful Synonyms for All of LinkedIn’s ‘Most Overused’ Words” by Meredith Haggerty for TLDR


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