Explanations for words & phrases in Dilbert
Sunday, December 9, 2018
Someone is talking, but it’s hard to understand what they are saying.
Monday, December 10, 2018
School fund raisers
It’s common for schools (and organizations like sports leagues for children) to have the children sell cookies or candies to raise money for special projects.
Contributing to the support of someone else.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Report something to the company as a business expense (such as taxi fares).
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Being rude or disobeying a superior.
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Light of a thousand suns
Shines really brightly (in this case, is really good).
Fancy sounding technical language understood only by those in an industry
A decorative ribbon – the last thing that’s put on a present.
Friday, December 14, 2018
Separate your thinking into separate areas, and don’t let one idea interfere with another idea (as in the company is offering a new program to help employees be more health and at the same time they’re having a part with cake, which is not healthy to eat).
Saturday, December 15, 2018
No special vocabulary for Saturday