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The ending ious

All these adjectives end in ious.

amphibious
Frogs, toads and many lizards are amphibious.
curious
I was curious to see how many people turned up.
delirious
He was delirious with happiness.
devious
We came up with a devious plan.
dubious
The evidence in this case is dubious.
furious
He was furious when he found out the truth.
harmonious
The sound of their harmonious voices rang out.
impervious
She was impervious to his charms.
melodious
She spoke with a calm, melodious voice.
notorious
The bandit was notorious.
oblivious
He was oblivious to the plan.
obvious
There was an obvious attraction between the couple.
precarious
His position as CEO was a precarious one.
previous
I've met her on two previous occasions.
rebellious
The child had a rebellious nature.
serious
The judge said it was a very serious crime.
studious
He was a quiet and studious person.
tedious
The journey was tedious but the destination was worth it.
various
There were various amusements at the carnival.
victorious
The victorious team celebrated in style.

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