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13 Of The Most Glorious Made-Up Words From Literature

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Horcrux: An object used to conceal part of one's soul.From Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
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Horcrux: An object used to conceal part of one's soul.

From Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling

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Gloriumptious: Glorious and wonderful.From The BFG by Roald Dahl
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Gloriumptious: Glorious and wonderful.

From The BFG by Roald Dahl

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Grinch: A character somewhat lacking in Christmas spirit or one who spoils other's fun.From How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss
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Grinch: A character somewhat lacking in Christmas spirit or one who spoils other's fun.

From How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss

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Baboochka: An old woman.From A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
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Baboochka: An old woman.

From A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

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Frabjous: Fabulous and joyous.From Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll
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Frabjous: Fabulous and joyous.

From Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll

6.

Bellyfeel: Gut instinct.From 1984 by George Orwell
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Bellyfeel: Gut instinct.

From 1984 by George Orwell

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Withy-path: A riverside path with willow trees.From The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
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Withy-path: A riverside path with willow trees.

From The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

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Frobscottle: A fizzy drink found in Giant Country.From The BFG by Roald Dahl
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Frobscottle: A fizzy drink found in Giant Country.

From The BFG by Roald Dahl

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Muggle: A non-magical person.From Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
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Muggle: A non-magical person.

From Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling

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Droog: Friend.From A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
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Droog: Friend.

From A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

11.

Vorpal: A lethal type of blade.From Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll
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Vorpal: A lethal type of blade.

From Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll

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Frith: The sun.From Watership Down by Richard Adams
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Frith: The sun.

From Watership Down by Richard Adams

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Munchkin: A native of Munchkin Country.From The Wizard of Oz by Frank L. Baum
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Munchkin: A native of Munchkin Country.

From The Wizard of Oz by Frank L. Baum

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