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2013-07-30 23:32:44

Developmentally and physically disabled children and teens are encouraged to register their children for the free Adventure Teen Challenge in Washington DC August 9 from non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Parents of children and teens with developmental and physical disabilities are encouraged to register their children to participate in the August 9 Adventure Teen Challenge from the national non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports. Held at the scenic...


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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