Roald Dahl's Gobblefunk Words

Roald Dahl was born 100 years ago this month! To celebrate, here are some of our favourite Gobblefunk words!

Biffsquiggled (puzzled or confused)

Biffsquiggled

Frobscottle (the green fizzy drink that giants drink)

Frobscottle

Phizz-whizzing (excellent or splendid)

Phizz-whizzing

Trogglehumper (the worst nightmare you can have)

Trogglehumper

Frothbuggling (silly)

Frothbuggling

Hopscotchy (cheerful)

Hopscotchy

Crodsquinkled (you been caught out with something)

 

Crodsquinkled

Rotsome (rotten)

Rotsome

Gruncious (awful)

Gruncious

Whizzpopping

*parp*

Whizzpopping

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