How Do You Spell ASPER?

Correct spelling for the English word "asper" is [ɐspˈɜː], [ɐspˈɜː], [ɐ_s_p_ˈɜː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Similar spelling words for ASPER

Plural form of ASPER is ASPERS

Definition of ASPER

  1. A Turkish money of account (formerly a coin), of little value; the 120th part of a piaster.

Anagrams of ASPER

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Usage Examples for ASPER

  1. The Spaniards also frequently distorted the native names by writing x for j, s, and z, by giving j the sound of the Latin y, and by confounding h, j, and f, as the old writers frequently employ the h to designate the spiritus asper, whereas in modern Spanish it is mute. - "The Arawack Language of Guiana in its Linguistic and Ethnological Relations" by Daniel G. Brinton
  2. The national approbation of a reserved haughtiness in woman, a tempered disdain in her slightly lifted small upperlip and drooped eyelids, was shared by him; and Constance Asper, if not exactly aristocratic by birth, stood well for that aristocratic insular type, which seems to promise the husband of it a casket of all the trusty virtues, as well as the security of frigidity in the casket. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith

What does asper stand for?

Abbreviation ASPER means:

  1. Assistant Secretary for Policy Evaluation and Research
  2. Assistant Secretary for Personnel Administration