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7th Grade Spelling Words

7th grade spelling words

Our 7th grade spelling words will help you target your spelling instruction and practice. By seventh grade, students should have a strong foundation in the basics.

But many students may still need to review and strengthen their skills in some areas, including adding suffixes such as -able, -ible, commonly confused words, frequently misspelled words, and new vocabulary words.

Here's our list of 300 7th grade spelling words, selected from several popular resources. Please note that this list offers a general guideline. Your curriculum and the needs of your students may vary.

7th Grade Spelling Words:

Printable version of 7th grade spelling words

abandon abbreviation absence absolutely
absorb abundant accessible accompanied
accomplishment accurate achievement acres
adequate adjustable admit admittance
advice advise afghan alternate
alternative amusement analysis analyze
ancestor anniversary appreciate artificial
assistance association athlete atmosphere
attendance authority bacteria bagel
baggage benefited benefiting bicycle
biscuit bizarre boulevard boundary
bouquet brilliant brochure bulletin
bureau campaign cancellation candidate
capable capital capitol category
celery cemetery changeable chaperone
character cinnamon civilize commercial
committed committee commotion companion
competent competition complement complex
compliment compressor concentrate concentration
conductor confetti congratulations consequently
controlling cringe culminate culprit
deceive delayed democracy deodorant
descendant description diameter diamond
discourage disgraceful dismissal distinguished
dreadful economics economy elementary
embarrass emotion emphasize encircle
enclosing encounter endurance engineer
environment episode erosion eruption
evident exchange executive exhibit
expensive extinct extinguish extraordinary
extremely fabricate failure fascinating
fatigue flagrant foreign forfeit
frequently fundamental genuine ghetto
gossiping gradual graffiti grammar
grievance guarantee harass havoc
heroic hesitate horrify hospital
humid humility hygiene identical
idle idol illegal illustration
imaginary immediately immobilize impossibility
inconvenient incredible individual infamous
influence informant inhabit inherit
innocence innocent instructor intelligent
interruption introduction involvement irate
irresistible jealousy judgment juvenile
kettle knitting laboratory language
legibly liquidation management maneuver
media mileage miniature misbehaved
morale mortgage movement murmur
musician mysterious negotiate nervous
nuisance nurture oases oasis
obedient obstacle obviously occasion
ordinarily ordinary organization pamphlet
panic panicked panicky parallel
paralysis paralyze penicillin pedestrian
phantom pheasant phrase politely
popular precipitation principal principle
privilege procedure pronunciation psychology
puny qualified qualifying quotation
raspberry reasonable receipt receiving
recipe recognition recommend recruit
reddest reprimand resigned restaurant
rotten sandwich scarcity scenery
secretary securing significance simile
sincerely sincerity situation skeptical
slumber smudge solemn souvenir
spacious specific stationary stationery
statistics subscription substitute superintendent
supervisor supposedly threatening tolerate
tongue tournament tragedy traitor
transferred transferring transmitted traveled
traveling unfortunately uniform university
unnecessary valuable various vehicle
version vertical victim vigorously
violation visualize volcano voyage
wealthy weapon wheeze wilderness

More 7th Grade Spelling Resources

Please check out our 6th grade spelling resources, too!

Author Ann Richmond Fisher

Ann Richmond Fisher is a longtime published educational writer, a former classroom teacher and a former homeschool teacher. Ann's spelling bee resources, graded spelling word lists, spelling games, worksheets, and other language arts resources have become respected around the globe since she launched Spelling-Words-Well in 2010.

Ann is also the creator of www.word-game-world.com.


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