Flashcards › Spelling Lesson 18

obeying or obliging a certain set of rules compliant someone who takes part in a contest, game show, or competition contestant a person who migrates to another country, usually for permanent residence. immigrant a person whose job is to give information informant a person or animal who dwells in a specific place inhabitant important; having importance significant tending to cause irritation or the feeling of being uncomfortable irritant quick to notice or perceive observant a person who lives in a place permanently or for a long time resident a member of a small group that is gathered to discuss something panelist a person who participates or partakes participant an expert in science scientist an expert in biology biologist a person who writes articles for a newspaper or magazine columnist an accomplished scholar or athlete who has won a medal. medalist a person who draws cartoons cartoonist performing or functioning at the best possible rate. efficient something that pollutes pollutant willing to do what authority asks. obedient to be sure of oneself; not insecure confident Words with suffixes -ant, -ent, -ist