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2011-03-07 10:10:00

The Nintendo DS is about to make Pokemon even bigger with Sunday's launch of two new video games for the handheld portable gaming system favored by school age children everywhere. Simply called "Pokemon Black Version" and "Pokemon White Version," the games will sell for $35 each, and are rated "E" for everyone with a broad appeal that goes well beyond grade school kids, according to AP. The Pokemon universe of games are based on catching, battling and trading the hundreds of colorful...


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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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