Spelling list: Words ending in ssor and rror

After the letters ss and rr many words use or to spell the weak vowel ending.

aggressor He was the aggressor in the argument.
assessor The assessor decided if the exam was fair to all.
confessor Edward the Confessor became King of England in 1003.
oppressor An oppressor does not allow people their freedom.
possessor Possessor is another word for owner.
predecessor My predecessor in this job was well respected.
processor I made this soup in a food processor.
professor The professor gave a lecture on ancient history.
successor My successor will work just as hard.
horror He was struck dumb with horror.
mirror He's admiring himself in the mirror.
error Did the error recur every time you logged on?
terror Her terror was evident in her voice.

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Learn about these words in Unit 25. Word endings: -er, -ar, -or, -our, re, a and -ery, -ary

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