Group (4) - Spelling PracticesPrevious Next  
ListMatchSpellCard 1Card 2
Read [Esc] (1)  
disfigure; destroy; frustrate; overcome or vanquish; resist with

Spelling Word: defeat
Read [Esc] (2)  
testimony under oath; act of depositing, especially laying down of matter by natural process

Spelling Word: deposition
Read [Esc] (3)  
n. Syn. ancestry; origin
ancestry; origin; the descendants of one individual; drop; fall; a movement downward

Spelling Word: descent
Read [Esc] (4)  
keep back or from; withhold; restrain from proceeding; stay or stop; delay

Spelling Word: detain
Read [Esc] (5)  
length of straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference

Spelling Word: diameter
Read [Esc] (6)  
one who is in charge to deal with others, like an ambassador, who is appointed to represent a government in relations with other governments

Spelling Word: diplomat
Read [Esc] (7)  
n. Syn. dissatisfaction; objection
a feeling of disliking something or what someone is doing

Spelling Word: disapproval
Read [Esc] (8)  
n. Syn. variety
point or respect in which things differ; difference

Spelling Word: diversity
Read [Esc] (9)  
v. Syn. grant; contribute
grant; present as a gift to a fund or cause; contribute

Spelling Word: donate
Read [Esc] (10)  
represent something in a dramatic manner; add details to

Spelling Word: dramatize