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2012-10-22 04:03:04

Emmanuel Onyechere Osigwe Anyiam-Osigwe has won the Professor Odera Oruka Award as a Sage Philosopher. The award, which is conferred by the Philosophical Association, acknowledges the philosophical works of Emmanuel Onyechere Osigwe Anyiam-Osigwe and the intellectual appraisals they have attracted from scholars all over the world. (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 Emmanuel Onyechere Osigwe Anyiam-Osigwe has won the Professor Odera Oruka Award as a Sage Philosopher. The award, which is conferred by...


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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