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Eesh Majithia, 14

Mississippi Association of Educators
Jackson, Mississippi
Eesh finished in 76th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 impugn
impugn
2 What does flambé mean?
covered with liquor and lit on fire briefly
3 topepo
topeppo

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

ptosis

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

quizzical, annihilate, honorific