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Daily Spelling Quiz #131

Enter in your spelling into the box next to the pronunciation. When you are finished, click the submit button at the bottom of the page. Do not put in any spaces or punctuation. Capitalization doesn't matter. Good luck!




collide
kuh-LYD  verb
<Latin
to come into violent contact with; to crash


parka
PAWRK-uh  noun
<Aleut<Russian
a heavy, hooded jacket


stoic
STOH-ik  adjective
<English<Latin<Greek
impassive; not affected by passion or feeling


piazza
pee-AWT-suh  noun
<Italian
in Italy, a public square; a large covered porch


lethargy
LETH-uhr-jee  noun
<English<French<Latin<Greek
drowsiness; sluggishness; apathy


fallacious
fuh-LAY-shuhs  adjective
<French<Latin
erroneous; misleading; false


chimichanga
chim-ee-CHAWNG-guh  noun
<Mexican Spanish
a tortilla wrapped around a filling and deep fried


mixology
miks-AWL-uh-jee  noun
<English<French<Latin + <Greek
the art and skill of preparing mixed drinks; bartending


requiescence
rek-wee-ES-uhnts  noun
<Latin
repose; rest; calm


madeleine
MAD-uh-luhn  noun
<French name
a small, shell-shaped cake