Folau Holi, speller 177, wasn't particularly confident when she stepped up to the mic.
"I’m sorry, but I think I felt my heart just explode in my chest," she said.
Her sentiment dovetailed with her word:
"That’s lamentable," Dr. Bailly said, then gave her the definition for lamentable. It means to be regretted or deplorable, pitiable.
"The TV pundit described the current tone of American politics as lamentable, and then he introduced the new dunk tank feature of his program," he read.
"Let me just guess," Folau said, She guessed right.