How Do You Spell ABBREVIATE?

Correct spelling for the English word "abbreviate" is [ɐbɹˈiːvɪˌe͡ɪt], [ɐbɹˈiːvɪˌe‍ɪt], [ɐ_b_ɹ_ˈiː_v_ɪ__ˌeɪ_t]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for ABBREVIATE

Below is the list of 42 misspellings for the word "abbreviate". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for ABBREVIATE

  1. Do not abbreviate short words or omit Street or Avenue - "The Century Handbook of Writing" by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  2. Symes watched her swaggering down the sidewalk to the gate and when it had slammed behind her he said sharply I'll be greatly obliged to you Augusta if you will ask Dr Harpe not to abbreviate your name - "The Lady Doc" by Caroline Lockhart
  3. In this country where we have no titles it is the custom to abbreviate everything except the title of Reverend which we always give to the clergy - "Manners and Social Usages" by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood
  4. On Altos the rule was to abbreviate where ever possible - "Underground" by Suelette Dreyfus
  5. If your honors please I have endeavored so far as it was possible to abbreviate what I have had to say on this subject - "Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York" by A. F. Warburton