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Roald Dahl Word of the Week: mushious

mushious (adjective)

Definition: Something that is mushious is both mushy and delicious.

Example:
‘It’s luscious, it’s super,
It’s mushious, it’s duper,
It’s better than rotten old fish.
You mash it and munch,
You chew it and crunch it!
It’s lovely to hear it go squish!’
The Enormous Crocodile

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Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary

From aardvark to zozimus, a dictionary of real and invented words used by the world’s best storyteller. With real citations from Roald Dahl’s children’s books and illustrations by Quentin Blake, this dictionary is engaging, accessible, and will inspire and encourage young writers and readers.

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