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2012-09-22 23:02:53

Business and economy news site Economic News Journal adds Luke Weil to its editorial board, citing his experience in the business sector as a valuable contribution to the site´s voice. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2012 Economic News Journal announced today that Luke Weil has been appointed the newest member of its editorial board. Weil and his ventures have been featured numerous times on the site, and he joins the site on the other side of publication to lend his unique...


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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