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n.1.(Zool.) A bumblebee; also, a cockchafer.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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King Lear star Michael Gambon, who appeared in the TV series The Singing Detective and who played Professor Albus Dumbledor in the final six Harry Potter films, once said actors would go 'completely berserk' in the Stratford-upon-Avon hostelry.
And to show the funnier side to their relationship, the couple's two Dalmation dogs Deefor and Dumbledor, will wear tartan jackets.
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The Premiership's own Dumbledor still has the magic touch.
During the last event there were a few Dumbledores and even some Death Eaters, while one girl went dressed as Moaning Myrtle with a toilet seat around her neck.
(6.) This is why Bilbo has Gandalf, and Harry his McGonagalls, Dumbledores, Weasleys, Lupins, and Blacks.
"Children are raised to be stumbled by the Dumbledores and Hiccups on How To Train Your Dragon.
In the fourth film, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry, Ron and Hermione start a student organization to practice spells for "defense against the dark arts." They call it Dumbledores Army, after their Hogwarts headmaster Albus Dumbledore, played in most of the films by Michael Gambon.
Harry is especially disturbed by the thought that the Dumbledores might have kept Ariana confined because she would cause embarrassment.