160
8th
grade

Chris Dominick, 14

WFMJ Television, Inc.
Youngstown, Ohio
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Chris finished in 14th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 hoi polloi
hoi polloi
2 If something is utilitarian, it:
has a useful function
3 vecturist
vecturist
4 relievo
relievo
5 tricinium
tricinium
6 A leitmotif is:
a dominant recurring theme
7 sirtaki
cirtaki

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Discombobulate

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

Background, torpedo, reggae, inveterate, agoraphob