How Do You Spell ANCIENT?

Correct spelling for the English word "ancient" is [ˈeɪ_n_ʃ_ə_n_t], [ˈe͡ɪnʃənt], [ˈe‍ɪnʃənt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of ANCIENT

  1. Known for a long time, or from early times; - opposed to recent or new; as, the ancient continent.

Common Misspellings for ANCIENT

Below is the list of 495 misspellings for the word "ancient".

Usage Examples for ANCIENT

  1. " Have you lived so long," said Pounded Meat to his ancient comrade, " and do this in the council?" - "Red Men and White" by Owen Wister
  2. But this ancient part of London did not appeal to him. - "The Everlasting Arms" by Joseph Hocking
  3. My one desire was to reach the ancient city in which Mrs. Van Brandt had been left deserted. - "The Two Destinies" by Wilkie Collins
  4. Now that it was at hand, he rather shrank from the meeting of these ancient loves. - "Cumner & South Sea Folk, Complete" by Gilbert Parker
  5. Gleaners, The Ancient Order of. - "Community Civics and Rural Life" by Arthur W. Dunn