2016 school spelling bee 450 words
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Wooden club/flying mammals
A large stocky shaggy haired wild ox
To look through a small opening; a quick glance; to utter quietly
Any of a variety of confections made with sugar
to draw or haul toward oneself or itself, in a particular direction, or into a particular position
the abrupt, harsh, explosive cry of a dog;to utter an abrupt, explosive cry or a series of such cries.
to become liquid; dissolve:
the region of the clouds or the upper air; the upper atmosphere of the earth:
having or marked by good luck; fortunate
contentedly confident of one's ability, superiority, or correctness; complacent
a formal expression of opinion or choice, either positive or negative, made by an individual or body of individuals. the decision reached by voting, as by a majority of ballots cast
any of various forms of vehicle for carrying goods and materials, usually consisting of a single self-propelled unit but also often composed of a trailer vehicle hauled by a tractor unit.
a globule of liquid; bubble;a small lump, drop, splotch, or daub;an object, especially a large one, having no distinct shape or definition
an armored, self-propelled combat vehicle, armed with cannon and machine guns and moving on a caterpillar tread; a large receptacle, container, or structure for holding a liquid or gas
a small piece of cloth or paper, usually square, for use in wiping the lips and fingers and to protect the clothes while eating
satisfactory in quality, quantity, or degree;
right; proper; fit
an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece.
an establishment where merchandise is sold, usually on a retail basis
into pieces or parts; to pieces
a material object without life or consciousness; an inanimate object
consisting entirely of star performers
a symbol for this number, as 5 or V
a food preparation of a soft, elastic consistency due to the presence of gelatin, pectin, etc., especially fruit juice boiled down with sugar and used as a sweet spread for bread and toast, as a filling for cakes or doughnuts, etc.
a large, carnivorous, tawny-colored and black-striped feline
of the nature of or resembling fuzz :
a soft, fuzzy material
a surviving mark, sign, or evidence of the former existence, influence, or action of some agent or event; vestige; to follow the footprints, track, or traces of
an implement for sweeping, consisting of a brush of straw or stiff strands of synthetic material bound tightly to the end of a long handle.
a border or case for enclosing a picture, mirror, etc.;
to form or make, as by fitting and uniting parts together; construct
the whole body of warships and auxiliaries belonging to a country or ruler;the complete body of such warships together with their officers and enlisted personnel, equipment, yards, etc., constituting the sea power of a nation.
a hard, brittle, non crystalline, more or less transparent substance produced by fusion, usually consisting of mutually dissolved silica and silicates that also contain soda and lime, as in the ordinary variety used for windows and bottles.
To copy from someone; to do the same thing as someone else
from higher to lower; in descending direction or order; toward, into, or in a lower position:
fish; a small, usually yellow or orange fish, Carassius auratus, of the carp family, native to China, bred in many varieties and often kept in fishbowls and pools
food made from milk
a dairy product
a yellow or white solid food that is made from milk
a small, narrow opening in a wall, rock, etc.; chink; crevice; fissure;
nickname for grandmother
a small piece of material used to mend a tear or break, to cover a hole, or to strengthen a weak place; a piece of material used to cover or protect a wound, an injured part
To remove or clear out
a valved brass instrument of bass pitch, in which the bell points upwards and the mouthpiece projects at right angles. The tube is of conical bore and the mouthpiece cup-shaped
tending to curl; curling
a liquid food made by boiling or simmering meat, fish, or vegetables with various added ingredients.
an absorbent cloth or paper for wiping and drying something wet, as one for the hands, face, or body after washing or bathing.
without others or anything further; alone; solely; exclusively
a vessel propelled by a sail or sails;
the pure color of a clear sky; the primary color between green and violet in the visible spectrum, an effect of light with a wavelength between 450 and 500 nm; depressed
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