Words that End in K


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Words that End in K

The letter K makes a sound that can easily be confused with the letters Q or C. But you might still need to know some words that end in K. So, to make sure your spelling is correct, below are some examples of animals, places, and adjectives ending in K.

Animals that end in K

  • Basilisk: (classical mythology) a serpent (or lizard or dragon) able to kill with its breath or glance
    • Today, one of the best known basilisks, is the one in J.K. Rowling’s The Chamber of Secrets.
  • Stork: large mostly Old World wading birds typically having white-and-black plumage
    • Storks make reusable nests that can are several feet wide. 
  • Shark:  any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
    • After watching the movie about scary sharks, the boy did not want to go swimming. 

Places that end in K

  • Park: a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property
    • The enormous park had a workout station, a volleyball station, a jogging trail, and a  playground.
  • Outback: inaccessible and sparsely populated
    • After being stranded at the outback, he was ecstatic to reach the town. 
  • Nook: an interior angle formed by two meeting walls
    • She converted the nook into the perfect reading spot, cozy and warm. 

Words that describe people

  • Slick: marked by skill in deception
    • He was a slick magician, but he couldn’t lie to his brother. 
  • Awestruck: having or showing a feeling of mixed reverence and respect and wonder and dread
    • The teenage girls became awestruck when the rock star stopped to take a picture with them. 
  • Crackerjack: Expert, top-rated or high-performing.
    • The coach did everything he could to keep the crackerjack soccer player on the team. 

Words that describe an idea

  • Bleak: offering little or no hope
    • They were not ver excited over her bleak idea for the show, but they tried it anyway.
  • Gimcrack: tastelessly showy
    • It was a gimrack idea for a dance and none of the girls approved. 

Words that describe a place/event

  • Redbrick: of or relating to British universities founded in the late 19th century or the 20th century
    • The beautiful redbrick campus would be her home for the next 4 years. 
  • Flyspeck: very small
    • The tiny restaurant was like a flyspeck that could easily be overlooked. 
  • Thick: having component parts closely crowded together
    • It would be impossible to cut through the thick corn field. 

Longest words that end with K

Words ending in K

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