Lucubrate definitions

lo͝o'kyo͝o-brāt'
To work, study, or write laboriously, esp. late at night.
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To write in a scholarly manner.
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To study or write in a scholarly fashion.
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The definition of lucubrate is to write or study very hard or to write in an intelligent and learned manner.

When you write and study hard at night, this is an example of a situation where you lucubrate.

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(rare) To work diligently by artificial light; to study at night.
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To work or write like a scholar.
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Origin of lucubrate

From Latin lÅ«cubrātus, perfect passive participle of lÅ«cubrō (“work by candlelight"), from lÅ«x (“light").