Only A True Smarty-Pants Can Correctly Spell These Spelling Bee Words

These are words former contestants spelled to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee!

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Only A True Smarty-Pants Can Correctly Spell These Spelling Bee Words

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Don't beat yourself up about it, words are hard!

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Hey, words are hard and you could've done worse, so give yourself a pat on the back for getting one right!

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Considering how difficult these words are, two ain't too shabby!

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You did your best, and three correct spellings is pretty impressive considering how insanely tough these words are!

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For is really impressive for someone who probably hasn't dedicated too much time to studying complex words!

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Five?! Look at you, that's impressive work considering these words aren't exactly a walk in the park!

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Considering how difficult these words are, 50% is quite remarkable. Good for you, smart one!

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Holy smokes, that's quite impressive! This calls for a celebratory dance!

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WOW! You're obviously quite intelligent, celebrate this impressive showcase of your spelling abilities!

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Wow, great job! You're obviously a better speller than most, get out there and help those of us who aren't so brilliant!

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10 right?! T-E-N?! Wow, you're a legit brainiac and you deserve a round of applause!

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My goodness, what a brilliant individual you are! This is impressive, but you're probably already aware that you're a genius so you expected to do this well!

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Well, clearly you're a genius. You're like a superhero with the gift of knowing words! You're the human form of the squiggly red line that appears under misspelled words.

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The definitions and pronunciations for these words are from Dictionary.com.