Spelling list: The -cious ending

In these words the sound /sh´s/ is spelled cious.

delicious The table was full of delicious food. add to list
audacious The explorer was audacious by nature. add to list
auspicious They hoped that their wedding would be an auspicious occasion. add to list
atrocious War leads to many atrocious events. add to list
avaricious The millionaire became avaricious. add to list
conscious She was conscious of what she said to her mother. add to list
ferocious The island was home to a ferocious beast. * add to list
gracious She was a gracious loser. * add to list
luscious add to list
judicious add to list
malicious add to list
officious add to list
precious The cave was filled with precious stones. * add to list
precocious add to list
pugnacious add to list
spacious add to list
suspicious There was a suspicious bulge in the thief's pocket. add to list
vicious The dog was vicious. * add to list
vivacious add to list
voracious add to list

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Learn about these words in Unit 30. Words with ci and ti e.g. ancient, special, initial, gracious

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