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Business News Archive - January 23, 2010

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions will open to the public on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 8 a.m.

Move to Cut-rate Carhaulers Destroys Jobs, Can Cause Hidden Car Damage DETROIT, Jan.

Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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