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Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl Word of the Week: luctuous

luctuous (adjective) Definition: A luctuous place is rich and fertile and produces good things to eat (like juicy chiddlers). Example: ‘England is a luctuous land and we is fancying a few nice little English chiddlers.’ – The BFG Did you know? To make the word luctuous, Roald Dahl may have joined together luscious, meaning ‘delicious’, … Read more