SYNONYMS

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Word of the day libretto
Pronunciation: lɪˈbrɛtəʊ
noun
the text of an opera…

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“Fantasy is like jam: you have to spread it on a solid piece of bread.”

Italo Calvino

(1923–85)

Italian novelist and short story writer

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