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2007-09-11 12:00:16

JobsInRI.com, in partnership with the Rhode Island State Department of Labor and Training, will be hosting a job fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on September 19 at the South Kingstown Holiday Inn. This event is co-sponsored by Bank Newport and the South Kingstown Chamber of Commerce. Among the local businesses participating in the job fair to meet with job seekers are AAPC-MGE, Hyatt Regency Newport, Gateway Healthcare, Stanley-Bostitch and Bank Newport to name a few. This job fair is open only...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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