Quantcast

Latest Sants-Montjuïc Stories

2009-03-30 09:30:00

NEW YORK, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The brands, their interaction with the public and the appeal of Barcelona are the core areas of The Brandery, Fira Barcelona's professional contemporary urban fashion trade show, which will take place twice a year. This first edition is planned for the coming month of July at the Montjuic exhibition site, to define the event, which involved professionals from the sector. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to:...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
Related