Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 08/17/19 Dumbledore

Dumbledore (noun)
dumbledore / (ˈdʌmbəlˌdɔː) /


noun
1. English dialect a bumblebee Also (Southwest English): drumbledrane

Origin: Old English dumble, variant of drumble to move sluggishly + dor humming insect

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DUMBLEDORE
Enter the Order of the Phoenix, a secret organization founded by Dumbledore to fight Voldemort.
15 KEY MOMENTS FROM THE HARRY POTTER MOVIES|ALEX BERG|JULY 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST

Dumbledore told them there were six remaining horcruxes at the end of the last movie.
OH NO, 'HARRY' BORED ME!|DAMON LINDELOF|NOVEMBER 19, 2010|DAILY BEAST

Dumbledore asks Harry to come with him to destroy another Horcrux, signaling the beginning of the end.
CATCH UP ON HARRY POTTER: WATCH 13 KEY MOMENTS|ALEX BERG|NOVEMBER 17, 2010|DAILY BEAST

Harry suspects Draco is trying to hurt Dumbledore and seriously injures his rival with one of the Prince's spells.
CATCH UP ON HARRY POTTER: WATCH 13 KEY MOMENTS|ALEX BERG|NOVEMBER 17, 2010|DAILY BEAST

Umbridge discovers the group, ousts Dumbledore, and is appointed the new headmaster.
CATCH UP ON HARRY POTTER: WATCH 13 KEY MOMENTS|ALEX BERG|NOVEMBER 17, 2010|DAILY BEAST

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