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2016 school spelling bee 450 words

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bat
Wooden club/flying mammals
sock
Short stocking
yak
A large stocky shaggy haired wild ox
peep
To look through a small opening; a quick glance; to utter quietly
candy
Any of a variety of confections made with sugar
pull
to draw or haul toward oneself or itself, in a particular direction, or into a particular position
bark
the abrupt, harsh, explosive cry of a dog;to utter an abrupt, explosive cry or a series of such cries.
melt
to become liquid; dissolve:
sky
the region of the clouds or the upper air; the upper atmosphere of the earth:
lucky
having or marked by good luck; fortunate
smug
contentedly confident of one's ability, superiority, or correctness; complacent
vote
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
truck
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.
blob
a globule of liquid; bubble;a small lump, drop, splotch, or daub;an object, especially a large one, having no distinct shape or definition
tank
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
napkin
a small piece of cloth or paper, usually square, for use in wiping the lips and fingers and to protect the clothes while eating
good
satisfactory in quality, quantity, or degree;

right; proper; fit
dress
an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece.
store
an establishment where merchandise is sold, usually on a retail basis
apart
into pieces or parts; to pieces
thing
a material object without life or consciousness; an inanimate object
all-star
consisting entirely of star performers
five
a symbol for this number, as 5 or V
jelly
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.
tiger
a large, carnivorous, tawny-colored and black-striped feline
fuzzy
of the nature of or resembling fuzz :
a soft, fuzzy material
trace
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
broom
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.
frame
a border or case for enclosing a picture, mirror, etc.;
hidden
to form or make, as by fitting and uniting parts together; construct
navy
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.
glass
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.
copycat
mimic
To copy from someone; to do the same thing as someone else
plus
more
addition
down
from higher to lower; in descending direction or order; toward, into, or in a lower position:
goldfish
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
cheese
food made from milk
a dairy product
a yellow or white solid food that is made from milk
problem
Conflict
dilemma
trouble
cranny
a small, narrow opening in a wall, rock, etc.; chink; crevice; fissure;
grandma
nickname for grandmother
patch
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
erase
Delete
rub out
To remove or clear out
tuba
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
curly
tending to curl; curling
soup
a liquid food made by boiling or simmering meat, fish, or vegetables with various added ingredients.
towel
an absorbent cloth or paper for wiping and drying something wet, as one for the hands, face, or body after washing or bathing.
only
without others or anything further; alone; solely; exclusively
sailor
a vessel propelled by a sail or sails;
blue
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
which
Which of these do you want? Which do you want?
rare
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pamper
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dojo
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chair
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forget
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arch
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bedrock
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satin
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dizzy
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solo
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passport
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habits
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cream
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regular
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x-ray
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teacher
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splashy
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Ping-Pong
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attic
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brunch
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hallway
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truth
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quack
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connect
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newbie
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husband
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April
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exam
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reward
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caramel
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trademark
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Velcro
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atlas
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motto
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frothy
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puddle
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zilch
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length
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canopy
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surefire
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tractor
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jersey
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sofa
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likeable
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hinge
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dozen
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people
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future
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cough
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balm
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