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2008-07-26 18:00:17

By Mandy Zajac, The Tribune, Mesa, Ariz. Jul. 26--Lindsey Wesolowski thinks the baby boy growing inside her tummy is a miracle. But that's not to say pregnancy itself is total bliss for the first-time momto-be, now almost eight months along. "You're used to your body being one way, and then it starts to go through all these changes. It's worth it, but it can be overwhelming to see your body doing things that are out of your control," says the 28-yearold. Pregnancy can unleash a host of...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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