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2011-02-11 09:09:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- If Google searches are any indication, PANDORA jewelry will be a popular gift this Valentine's Day. The Google Retail Blog reported that the search terms "PANDORA Jewelry" and "PANDORA Charms" are the most popular Gem & Jewelry category queries as Web-users seek out Valentine's Day gift ideas. The blog additionally reported that Valentine's Day gift givers this year have increased their mobile shopping-related searches and are most...


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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