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2013-05-24 23:38:18

Frank Ginac, Chief Technology Officer of Austin-based TalentGuard, is appointed to lead the Software Advisory Council of Texas´ premier technology group door64, which boasts over 30,000 expert members in the software, hardware and business solutions fields, and is a thriving social community that has been recognized as the city´s largest networking group for the second year in a row. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 TalentGuard, a leading cloud-based talent management software...


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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