Thursday, June 09, 2011
Definitions for lucubrate
- To work, write, or study laboriously, especially at night.
- To write learnedly.
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Citations for lucubrate
He gives me to understand that you chew various cuds of reflection; that you lucubrate ominously day and night.
Nature designed that I should lucubrate for the high-heeled sock; managers have resolved that I shall scribble for the low-heeled buskin.
Origin of lucubrate
Lucubrate derives from the Latin lucubratus, "to work by artificial light."