Spelling list: The ending eous

All these adjectives end in eous.

translate:
aqueous In an aqueous solution, water is the solvent.
courteous Maria always thought that George was very courteous.
erroneous
gaseous
instantaneous
miscellaneous
nauseous
simultaneous
spontaneous There was spontaneous applause when he spoke.
advantageous Being well prepared can be very advantageous.
courageous The soldiers were courageous in battle.
gorgeous
outrageous

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Learn about these words in Unit 29. Word ending: -ous


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