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2014-07-22 12:21:43

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- The FIAT brand will have a display area on the beach allowing over 500,000 attendees to experience FIAT brand vehicles -- The FIAT brand portfolio will include the high-performance Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio, the 4-door 500L Trekking and the all-electric Fiat 500e -- Back by popular demand will be the brand's water-bound FIAT-skis -- FIAT brand to also display a special "Vans" design concept car --...


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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