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Immanuel Goveas, 14

Wisconsin State Journal
Madison, Wisconsin
Immanuel finished in 43rd place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 codicil
codicil
2 What are smithereens?
fragments
3 varlet
varlet
4 nescient
nescient
5 Someone described as jaundiced is exhibiting:
profound narcissism
Correct answer: distaste or hostility

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

bottega

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

padrone, martenot, planchette, crannog, lanneret,