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2010-11-05 00:00:38

Amie Valpone of New York City has been named the grand-prize winner of USA Rice Federation's "Bowl Us Over" contest. Valpone won a $500 gift card to the grocery store of her choice with an Orange Balsamic Herbed Rice Bowl. Arlington, VA (Vocus) November 4, 2010 Amie Valpone of New York City has been named the grand-prize winner of USA Rice Federation's "Bowl Us Over" contest. Valpone won a $500 gift card to the grocery store of her choice with an Orange Balsamic Herbed Rice Bowl. Perfect...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'