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2012-06-26 23:03:58

Regent Property Group, Austin's leading luxury property group, reports four major projects planned for the Market District in Downtown Austin. Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 Regent Property Group reports multiple plans for new development in the Downtown Austin Market District, located on the western edge of downtown, which includes a proposed 493,000 square feet of office space, 70,000 square feet of retail and 370 apartments. Schlosser Development Corp. is behind most of the new plans...


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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