2018 Round 3

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Info

StageWord CountValue
Preliminaries4523 points each
Spellers ParticipatingSpellers EliminatedSpellers AdvancingPercent Advancing
452411419.1%
Spellers MisspellingSpellers Spelling CorrectlyPercent Spelling Correctly
12932371.5%

Words

panoply
fidgety
Viennese
simulacrum
vitiation
turbid
neonatology
zoomorphic
proficiently
aphorism
metatarsus
Burmese
blogosphere
pyrotechnic
aquaterrarium
sinusitis
cartography
Zendo
intertribal
cajolery
britannicize
Zimbabwean
emotive
caravan
gentilitial
astrocyte
savoy
angularity
doddery
replicatile
calendula
Quebec
pathologist
vehemence
listerism
addendum
reminiscence
Arthurian
muleteer
rustler
dyspeptic
whippersnapper
rigor mortis
vivarium
decaffeinate
laparotomy
benthic
amateur
calzone
chartreuse
evolutionary
momentousness
basset
arbitration
retrusion
abbot
propitiate
caldera
congratulatory
scalpel
tuberose
circumambulate
cadged
magnitude
belabor or belabour
correspondence
cathode
rubricate
chromosome
omega
coagulation
almanac or almanack
representative
solecism
latticework
viscount
umptieth
messianic
perscrutation
misdemeanant
celtuce
connate
purport
reclamation
corpulence
quietude
dubiously
flinchingly
meringue
phonetic
trafficking
quadrupedal
wight
lenten
brachiosaur
blight
solicitude
mage
directory
barium
pleasance
burgeoning or bourgeoning
capacious
pedestrian
weasellike
cordoned
wharfinger
lackadaisy
conventicle
succinct
barnacles
squadron
expectorate
yarrow
parallelogram
plaintive
niagara
circuitous
hedonometer
titanium
decasyllabic
prospectus
affricate
felicitations
endurance
exposé
unbridgeable
sumpter
fiddledeedee
athleticism
cistern
impassioned
ignoble
cortisone
specimen
barricade
morphology
disenthrall or disenthral
vitascope
restoration
dysphonia
matrimonial
preprandial
sleuthed
reactionary
psychometrician
corruption
mitigate
drastically
embellishment
inexcusably
debonair or debonaire
Gettysburg
cybernated
hosiery
hyperkinetic
procrustean
dismayed
heinousness
disinter
oriole
vicennial
walleyed
roughhousing
conscientious
simplex
lamination
encore
botulism
mechanism
invocation
proxemics
Lindy Hop
aquascape
friezing
irrepressible
suspiration
agglomeration
stereoscope
cardialgia
epicycle
roguery
doublet
jejune
wrongous
acuity
lambency
argot
electromagnetic
affined
devastate
carideer
glaciologist
compilation
tortellini
replete
wrangler
dominium
Caspian
ichthyism
fugacious
dramatization
filiation
formality
balaclava
affluenza
memorabilia
burdock
telemetry
neurologist
aviation
jitney
triphibian
ollie
impassivity
confectioner
civism
incitive
assimilate
ethanol
pythonic
exculpate
cauterization
narratology
statistician
emblematic
detrital
Himalayas
Plasticine
polygenous
evangelistic
cosmeceutical
exclave
philistinism
septuagenarian
podsnappery
fulminant
aerophobia
playa
attendee
noncommittal
miscellaneous
tinkerer
suppliant
polymathy
toadyism
pendulum
porcupinish
unabashedly
rescind
canoeist
raster
colitis
feta
Stetson
dirge
scurrilous
shellacking
syncretism
sanitation
primo
plebs
laurel
minimalist
miserly
eavesdrop
impliable
peacemonger
technocracy
fungal
parasiticide
cultivator
hemisphere
scholasticism
deliverable
enfeebled
Yorkshire
eatage
grievances
tribunal
fribble
multiloquious
electorate
resorb
iniquitous
exonerate
multicultural
Benelux
fealty
panini
aspirator
sclerotic
satisfactory
reinvigorate
tostada
Tahitian
vlogging
transude
limousine
morganite
facture
archaic
porridge
honorand
athleisure
extraneous
admonishment
puerile
finial
nubuck
delinquent
gelato
extortionate
xylem
episodic
pancreatitis
tracery
revivification
abandonedly
apprentice
irredeemable
heliosis
pyrography
slickensides
luminiferous
peroration
operose
equinoctial
transparency
wherein
vaunted
redound
inextricably
giddily
hydroplane
dynast
chez
psalm
schmutz
bewhiskered
cosset
prevalence
sententiary
lambkin
wolfram
bonspiel
frustraneous
libel
queuer
antebellum
infotainment
yokel
entropy
Eucharist
cadet
inadvertently
plutonian
gristliness
menthol
anatomical
abbreviation
equanimity
viscosity
pianissimo
terrigenous
hertz
depravity
avatar
per capita
Disneyesque
delegitimize
glaucoma
microseism
deterge
pretermit
nocebo
deforestation
nasicorn
cytoplasm
repertory
proscenium
pterosaur
Levantine
deprecatory
metropolis
empirical
weariable
stabilizer
château
pericyclone
stratospheric
juvenile
Spaniard
delirium
labile
transience
sapience
rehabilitation
sabra
probationary
antecedence
fragility
sudoku
beryl
concomitant
frigid
purfle
Zumba
financier
armarium
Warsaw
lithograph
calor
aseptic
archangel
lynx
aggrandize or aggrandise
insurrection
condign
savant
chronicler
cornice
vertiginous
prejudice
diastrophism
forensics
detainer
accompaniment
rigmarole or rigamarole
adolescence
luncheon
caudation
hubristic
loge
wheezy
debilitation
scurvy
amplitude
compeers
dramaturgy
theoretical
inculcation
mucilage
aforementioned
epitomist
fleabane
quintuplet
tenable
dropsy
scintilla
tutelage
balsa
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Galen Cholbi of San Bernardino, California spells Viennese correctly in Round 3. (Mark Bowen/Scripps National Spelling Bee)

Round Results

PreliminariesFinals (First Stage)Finals (Second Stage)
Preliminaries TestRound 4Tiebreaker Test
Round 2 VocabularyRound 5Round 9
Round 2Round 6Round 10
Round 3 VocabularyRound 7Round 11
Round 3Round 8Round 12
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  Round 15
  Round 16
  Round 17
  Round 18

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