General News Archive - October 12, 2003
Boston police are investigating a fight between two Yankees and a Fenway Park worker who was cheering for the Red Sox in the New York bullpen during the AL championship series Saturday night.
Word of the Day
- 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.