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Spelling list: ow words

To spell the sound /ou/ as in out at the end of a word, use the letters ow. Before n and l the sound /ou/ is usually spelled ow.

Learn about these words in unit 15. Spelling choices for /ou/ sound: ou, ow

Log in for sound owl I heard the hoot of an owl.
Log in for sound brow Don't park on the brow of a hill.
Log in for sound now I was tackled in football and now I have a bruise.
Log in for sound sow A female pig is called a sow.
Log in for sound vow Some monks make a vow of silence.
Log in for sound howl The dog howled all evening.
Log in for sound growl A dog might growl to protect its pups.
Log in for sound prowl That cat is on the prowl for a bird.
Log in for sound scowl The scowl on his face told us he was in bad mood.
Log in for sound brown The leaves are turning red and brown.
Log in for sound clown The clown got up to some silly antics.
Log in for sound crown The king wears a gold crown.
Log in for sound down Crossword clues go across and down.
Log in for sound drown You are likely to drown if you dive off that cliff.
Log in for sound frown A smile upside down is a frown. *
Log in for sound gown The bride wore a white silk gown.
Log in for sound town It was a misty day so the town was in gloom.
Log in for sound crowd A crowd had gathered around the street performer.

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