Definition of merrythought in English:


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British dated
  • The wishbone of a bird.
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    • The English heard of this superstition from the Romans and called their wishbones merrythoughts after the merry or happy wishes that most people desired.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody