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Top 20 Words Starting with DR

Which words starting with DR occur most frequently?
freq = frequency per million words
Excludes simple plurals -s, past tenses ending in -ed, and verbs ending in -ing
Quiz by Jerry928
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Last updated: April 11, 2015
First submittedApril 10, 2015
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freq
letters
word
73
5 or 7
draft/draught
49
4
drag
38
5
drain
74
5
drama
39
8
dramatic
313
4
draw
75
5
drawn
135
5
dream
156
5
dress
56
4
drew
freq
letters
word
42
5
drift
226
5
drink
301
5
drive
33
6
driven
134
6
driver
189
4
drop
38
5
drove
155
4
drug
41
5
drunk
150
3
dry
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level 76
Apr 10, 2015
When I saw there were no simple past tenses I just assumed it would exclude irregular verbs such as drew and drove which are also simple past tenses. I saw that you listed -ed, but I thought you were just giving an example of simple past tense.
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level 72
Apr 11, 2015
Ok, we've re-worded the instructions - by "simple" we'd meant "regular", which as you point out isn't accurate!
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level 46
Apr 12, 2015
I would have got one point more, if people would use Dracula more often.