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2013-07-09 23:20:28

Accuvant, a Denver-based information security company, has recently deployed BackBid’s Travel Manager looking to reduce costs on thousands of room nights booked on an annual basis. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 BackBid, the innovative hotel booking website that enables hotels to bid for customers’ business, has introduced Travel Manager. BackBid’s Travel Manager enables companies to receive competing hotel bids and easily book discounted rooms on behalf of their employee...


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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