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2014-02-02 23:00:23

Hawaii Flower Lei donated and presented fresh flower leis to celebrities and athletes at the St. Jude Charity Pro Bowl Dinner in Honolulu last week. The company made a special lei for Seattle Seahawks' quarterback Russell Wilson. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) February 02, 2014 Hawaii Flower Lei donated and presented fresh flower leis to celebrity athletes and attendees of the St. Jude Charity Pro Bowl Dinner held at Morton’s Steak House in Ala Moana Center last week. An extra long,...


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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