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How Do You Spell BURS?

Correct spelling for the English word "burs" is [ bˈɜːz] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for BURS

Below is the list of 189 misspellings for the word "BURS". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for BURS

  1. At other times he would pick the long thorns out of the pads of his friends, for wolves suffer terribly from thorns and burs in their coats. - "The Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling
  2. The consequence was that hating each other, they nevertheless stuck together like burs - "The Huntress" by Hulbert Footner
  3. Hereupon Burs Bey was sore afraid; thus he had cast the victorious Captain into prison, and many feared for Tagri that his life would not be spared. - "Margery, Volume 7." by Georg Ebers
  4. Evil burs stick fast. - "Lady Anna" by Anthony Trollope
  5. And we all laughed when we saw Mrs. Bonny's steed at a little distance, for the shaggy old creature was covered with mud, pine- needles, and dead leaves, with half the last year's burdock- burs in all Deephaven snarled into his mane and tail and sprinkled over his fur, which looked nearly as long as a buffalo's. - "Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches" by Sarah Orne Jewett