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2013-11-25 23:29:39

Upcoming holiday celebrations can bring the fear of relapse for recovering addicts. Fort Lauderdale, Fla (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Holidays and stress go hand-in-hand, and stress is one of the leading causes of drug or alcohol relapse. For recovering addicts, that can be an overwhelming statistic. Florida drug rehab center Destination Hope, a nationally renowned treatment facility located in Fort Lauderdale, wants to spread the message that yes, the holidays can stir up challenging...


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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