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Are You Smarter Than A Contestant On "The Bachelorette"?

A spelling bee challenge on The Bachelorette? C-L-A-S-S-I-C.

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Tonight's episode of The Bachelorette had a shocking twist: The contestants had to compete in a spelling bee!

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It was a tough challenge for these hunks of man meat, and some definitely fared better than others.

To see how you stack up against the men competing for Rachel's heart (and brain), try your hand at spelling the words they were given. We'll give you the definition, and all you have to do is pick the correct spelling. Ready, set, go!

  1. The front of a building
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Fissade
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Fasad
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Facade
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Physde
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Facade

    Poor Eric really fumbled on this one.

    Facade
    Via ABC
  2. A woman's dressing room, bedroom, or private sitting room
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Bourdeaux
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Boodoire
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Boudoire
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Boudoir
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Boudoir

    Iggy almost got the spelling right...on a completely different word.

    Boudoir
    Via ABC
  3. The physical union of male and female genitalia
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Coitus
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Coitis
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Coytus
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Quitus
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Coitus

    At least we think that's what Peter was going for...C

    Coitus
    Via ABC
  4. Characteristic of or appropriate to an organism's healthy or normal functioning
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Psiological
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Physiological
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Phisiological
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pysiological
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Physiological

    Again...only speculating on how Will would've done if he'd actually finished trying to spell his word.

    Physiological
    Via ABC
  5. A flower worn in a buttonhole
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Boutonere
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Buttonere
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Boutonnierre
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Boutonniere
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Boutonniere

    Anthony didn't get this one right, but to be fair, it was one of the hardest words to spell!

  6. Strikingly impressive especially in beauty or excellence
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Stuning
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Stunning
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Stinning
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Stenning
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Stunning

    Josiah spelled this easy one correctly with no problems.

  7. Ardent affection
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pashin
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Passion
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pashon
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pasion
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Passion

    This would've been an easy one for anyone on the show, TBH.

  8. To come forth in a sudden rapid stream from a narrow opening
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Sqirt
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Squort
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Squirt
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Squert
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Squirt

    I still can't believe they had children ask a grown man to spell this word.

  9. A white sparkling wine made in an old province of France
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Champange
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Champain
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Champagne
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Champaigne
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Champagne

    Kenny was so close to getting this one right — he just mixed up the "n" and the "g"!

  10. A jerk
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Schmuck
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Shmuk
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Shmuck
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Schmuque
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Schmuck

    Even mere mortals get tripped up on those double C's!

  11. Relating to the state or practice of having more than one open romantic relationship at a time
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Polyamorous
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Poliamorus
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Polyamorus
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Polyamourous
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Polyamorous

    This was the word that won Josiah the whole competition.

    Polyamorous

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