3rd Grade Spelling Words With Definition

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oxygenspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. one of the gases which make up the air
chartspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a sheet of information in the form of a table, graph, or diagram
v. make a map of an area
pluralspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
a. of more than one
n. form of a noun which refers to more than one person or thing
scarfspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. long piece of cloth worn about the head, neck, or shoulders
An officer was placing two soldiers at the door of each drawing-room, and was advancing towards Danglars, preceded by a commissary of police, girded with his scarf.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 96. The Contract.
The junction of the bodice and drawers was entirely concealed by one of the many-colored scarfs, whose brilliant hues and rich silken fringe have rendered them so precious in the eyes of Parisian belles.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 49. Haidee.
adjectivespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a word which describes a noun
decimalspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
a. on or counted in tens or tenths; based on ten
n. a number like .2, .48, .05, etc
mallspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a large building or series of buildings containing a variety of retail stores
radiospeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. an apparatus for receiving waves
truckspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a wheeled vehicle, in particular to transport goods, materials
There was sheds made out of poles and roofed over with branches, where they had lemonade and gingerbread to sell, and piles of watermelons and green corn and such-like truck.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX.
"Strawberries and such truck," I says.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII.
You always want more'n your share of the truck, and you've always got it, too, because you've swore 't if you didn't you'd tell.'
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII.
trianglespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a plane figure with three straight sides and three angles
These two men, thus opposed in age and interests, resembled two parts of a triangle, presenting the extremes of separation, yet nevertheless possessing their point of union.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 79. The Lemonade.
moleculespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. the smallest unit without losing its own chemical nature, consisting usually of two or more atoms
suffixspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. an affix that is added at the end of word
figspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n.a soft pear-shaped fruit with sweet dark flesh and many small seeds, eaten fresh or dried
hoespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a long-handled garden tool used for breaking up the soil
The spade, and hoe, and fork were very useful.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
And now the boy had to plant and water the garden, hoe and dig, and bear the wind and bad weather.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In IRON HANS
locatespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
v. discover the exact place or position of
And now the tiresome chirping of a cricket that no human ingenuity could locate, began.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
The sharp gaze of Caderousse was instantly directed towards the priest's garments, as though hoping to discover the location of the treasure.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 26. The Pont du Gard Inn.
bruisespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
v. injure, as by a blow or collision; contuse; fight with the fists
The boys seized each others' hands and fled, with many tumblings and bruises, to the shelter of a great oak that stood upon the riverbank.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
bunnyspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a young waitress in a nightclub whose costume includes the tail and ears of a rabbit
n. a young rabbit
hobbyspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. auxiliary activity; activity or interest pursued outside one's regular occupation
clownspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior
Well, all through the circus they done the most astonishing things; and all the time that clown carried on so it most killed the people.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII.
barnspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. an outlying farm building for storing grain
carvespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
v. cut, sculpt
Peppino picked up the louis, and Danglars again prepared to carve the fowl.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 115. Luigi Vampa's Bill of Fare.
Then, with his knife, he began to carve all sorts of objects in wood; it was thus that Pinelli, the famous sculptor, had commenced.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 33. Roman Bandits.
Meantime the master looked to see that the table was properly laid, and took the great knife, wherewith he was going to carve the chickens, and sharpened it on the steps.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In CLEVER GRETEL
garbagespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. trash, worthless or nonsensical matter, food wastes
turtlespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. any aquatic and land reptiles having a bony shell and flipper-like limbs for swimming
AFTER dinner all the gang turned out to hunt for turtle eggs on the bar.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
hamburgerspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a fried bread of minced beef served on a bun
airplanespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets
bathtubspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a relatively large open container used to wash body
playgroundspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. an outdoor area for children's play
n. an area where many people go for recreation
Arizonaspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a state in southwestern United States
spaceshipspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. spacecraft designed to carry a crew into interstellar space
girlfriendspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved
seashorespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. coast; beach; the shore of a sea or ocean
The fisherman did not much like the business: however, he went to the seashore; and when he came back there the water looked all yellow and green.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm
Get Context   In THE FISHERMAN AND HIS WIFE
walnutspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. tree with 10 - 40 meters tall; hard, dark brown wood of any of these trees
They were perfectly round white things a trifle smaller than an English walnut.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
Miamispeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a city and resort in southeastern Florida, the best known city in Florida
yawnspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. open the mouth wide with a deep inhalation, usually involuntarily from drowsiness
So at last, with a sigh and a yawn, he gave it up.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
In the dead waste and middle of the night, when churchyards yawn.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI.
Sid yawned, stretched, then brought himself up on his elbow with a snort, and began to stare at Tom.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
cerealspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. grass such as wheat, oats, or corn, the starchy grains of which are used as food.
recyclespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
v. reprocess; use again after processing
refillspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
v. fill something that had previously been emptied
n. a prescription drug that is provided again
The basin was refilled, and this time he stood over it a little while, gathering resolution; took in a big breath and began.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
touristspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. someone who travels for pleasure
He was one of those English tourists who consume a large fortune in travelling.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 69. The Inquiry.
Ordinarily one could find half a dozen bits of candle stuck around in the crevices of this vestibule, left there by tourists; but there were none now.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
In one place, far from the section usually traversed by tourists, the names "BECKY & TOM" had been found traced upon the rocky wall with candle-smoke, and near at hand a grease-soiled bit of ribbon.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
unsafespeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
a. not safe from attack
a. lacking in security
About two hours afterwards its foundation was reported to be unsafe; but the report did not prevent the new occupant establishing himself there with his modest furniture the same day at five o'clock.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 94. Maximilian's Avowal.
videospeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
n. a recording of moving visual images made digitally or on tape
restartspeak speak spelling word quiz sentences 
v. take up or begin again
v. start an engine again