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It's better to be an authentic loser than a false success, and to die alive than to live dead.William Markiewicz
See also hoover
The common noun and verb are taken from the brand name of one of the first vacuum cleaners.
- Rhymes: -uːvə(r)
- A brand of vacuum cleaner.
- A surname (shared by several famous people including J Edgar Hoover and Herbert Hoover).
- Hoover is a registered trademark of The Hoover Company. Its use as a generic term is a common example of trademark erosion.
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