How Do You Spell BACKBONE?

Correct spelling for the English word "backbone" is [b_ˈa_k_b_əʊ_n], [bˈakbə͡ʊn], [bˈakbə‍ʊn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for BACKBONE

Below is the list of 30 misspellings for the word "backbone". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for BACKBONE

  1. You've got to keep a stiff backbone - "Frank Merriwell's Chums" by Burt L. Standish
  2. You've got the reputation an' the backbone an' they've got to listen to you - "The Trail Horde" by Charles Alden Seltzer
  3. The backbone of my pride had to be broken and it took that to do it - "The Desired Woman" by Will N. Harben
  4. They will furnish a backbone of precision to the room - "The House in Good Taste" by Elsie de Wolfe
  5. I Us college men got to be the first to show that the fighting backbone of the country is where it belongs - "Gaslight Sonatas" by Fannie Hurst