witchetty grub

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witchetty grub

(ˈwɪtʃɪtɪ) or

witchetty

n
1. (Animals) the wood-boring edible larva of certain Australian moths and beetles
2. (Cookery) the wood-boring edible larva of certain Australian moths and beetles
[C19: witchetty, from a native Australian language]
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well, let's just say we'd rather eat a witchety grub than go out looking like this.
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I love the fun of the trials and the flavour of witchety grub, though I was not too keen on kangaroo's c***.
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Kerry lost the camp one meal when she quailed before a 3ins witchety grub - which Jordan managed to swallow - but both girls failed to down eyes from the big reef fish.
Italian D'Acampo had to eat the foul fare, plus rhino beetles, a witchety grub and meal worms to win a slap-up dinner for his fellow campers.
PICTURE those gnashers round a witchety grub - because producers want television's ESTHER RANTZEN for the next series of I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here.
Kerry lost the camp one meal when she quailed before a three inch long witchety grub - which Jordan managed to swallow - but both girls failed to down eyes from the big reef fish.
And magnificent Matt's culinary courage proved that he who dares chew the witchety grub wins.
Kerry lost the camp one meal when she quailed before a 3 ins long witchety grub -which Jordan managed to swallow -but both girls failed to eat eyes from the big reef fish.