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2011-05-09 10:45:00

CLEVELAND, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peter A. DeMarco, Vice President and Director of Tax at Meaden & Moore received the 2011 Northeast Ohio Athena Award. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110509/CL98023 ) The award is presented annually by Inside Business Magazine to two individuals in Northeast Ohio -- one individual from the Greater Cleveland area and one individual from the Greater Akron area. This award is bestowed upon someone who has attained and embodies the...


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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