Scripps National Spelling Bee

Spelling Round 1 - WORD 1 OF 12

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Language of origin

This word is from an American literary novel.

Part of speech

verb

Definition

to understand profoundly and intuitively : establish deep compassionate rapport with.

Sentence

The spellers onstage _____ each other with ease because they have many shared experiences.

Note

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