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QUIZ: Can you define these Scripps National Spelling Bee words?

With the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee underway this week, it is time to make sure that your orthographic skills are up to scratch.

Take our quiz and see if you can define the words that were part of the preliminary test for this year’s 285 spellers during competition. Of those 285 spellers, about 50 advanced to the semifinals, the Associated Press reported.

The championship finals for the 88th annual National Spelling Bee is scheduled for 8 p.m., Thursday, May 28.

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