How Do You Spell ASKEW?

Correct spelling for the English word "askew" is [ɐskjˈuː], [ɐskjˈuː], [ɐ_s_k_j_ˈuː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of ASKEW

  1. Awry; asquint; with contempt.

Common Misspellings for ASKEW

Below is the list of 213 misspellings for the word "askew".

Usage Examples for ASKEW

  1. My tale was told in a little archway, apart from other lawyers; and the other lawyers seemed to me to shift themselves, and to look askew, like sheep through a hurdle, when the rest are feeding. - "Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor" by R. D. Blackmore
  2. The Doctor's tie was askew- he looked ruffled and enraged. - "The Bat" by Avery Hopwood Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. One bitterly cold and stormy day he came to give the young countess her lesson; she was especially eager to please him, but grew so anxious that her playing went all askew. - "The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 1" by Rupert Hughes
  4. His wife was small and prim with little quick prying eyes and a false front that had a tendency to go askew. - "The City of Fire" by Grace Livingston Hill
  5. The fortitude of Anne Askew was of a different stamp. - "Woman: Man's Equal" by Thomas Webster