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2011-06-01 07:00:00

MALMO, Sweden, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thule Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Chariot Carriers Inc., one of the world's leading designers and developers of bicycle trailers and multi-functional child carriers. Thule Group has signed an agreement with Chariot Carriers Inc. which will consequently add a strong brand and new product line to Thule's existing portfolio of products for smart and safe transportation. The acquisition is a natural step in the Thule Group's...


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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