Spelling list: Words ending in er

These words spell the weak vowel ending with the letters er. Please note: these words have the American English spelling

caliber American English spelling We employ people of the best caliber.
center American English spelling They found themselves in the center of a storm.
centimeter American English spelling The measurement was one centimeter out.
meter American English spelling The man came to read the gas meter.
millimeter American English spelling A millimeter is one tenth of a centimeter.
liter American English spelling This flask holds one liter of juice.
fiber American English spelling We need fiber for a healthy diet.
luster American English spelling These pearls have a beautiful luster.
maneuver American English spelling I played the winning maneuver in our chess game.
meager American English spelling They exist on a meager diet of rice.
saber American English spelling A saber is a curved sword.
scepter American English spelling In the portrait the king holds a scepter.
somber American English spelling The mood at the funeral was somber.
specter American English spelling Specter is another word for ghost.

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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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