Correct spelling for the English word "backgrounds" is [b_ˈa_k_ɡ_ɹ_aʊ_n_d_z], [bˈakɡɹa͡ʊndz], [bˈakɡɹa‍ʊndz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for BACKGROUNDS

Below is the list of 77 misspellings for the word "backgrounds". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for BACKGROUNDS

  1. The great innovator Giotto in some of his pictures had attempted to paint landscape backgrounds - "The Book of Art for Young People" by Agnes Conway Sir Martin Conway
  2. You must think of your walls as backgrounds for the colors you wish to bring into your rooms - "The House in Good Taste" by Elsie de Wolfe
  3. It is of stone low arched gloomy and adorned with Byzantine mosaics of gaunt saints on backgrounds of gold - "Yolanda of Cyprus" by Cale Young Rice
  4. Scarcely less in evidence were photographs propped against walls ornaments and flower jars long narrow highly glazed European photographs with white backgrounds uniformed officers sentimentally posed engaged couples young mothers in full evening dress reading to barefooted babies out of gingerly held picture books - "The Title Market" by Emily Post
  5. He sets her in backgrounds of foliage or of blue foam fringed torrents - "The French Impressionists (1860-1900)" by Camille Mauclair