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2013-06-19 23:00:26

Two local businesses join efforts to offer Asheville entertainment packages for travelers. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 As warmer weather arrives and vacations begin, Asheville´s Fun Depot has partnered with Brookstone Lodge on some summertime packages. “Whether guests are traveling to Asheville to vacation or locals are looking for a fun staycation, we think that these available packages will offer some great fun for couples and families. Asheville is so beautiful in the...


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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