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2014-01-20 08:22:11

BARCELONA, Spain, January 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cesc Fabregas, Mario Balotelli and Marco Reus Demonstrate Power and Accuracy Achieved Through Revolutionary Boot Technology in Barcelona PUMA kicked off its 2014 Nature of Believing campaign, with the launch of the revolutionary new evoPOWER football boot at a live event in Barcelona last Friday. PUMA Power players Cesc Fabregas, Marco Reus and Mario Balotelli put their football skills to the test...


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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