How Do You Spell CLIVE?

Correct spelling for the English word "clive" is [klˈa͡ɪv], [klˈa‍ɪv], [k_l_ˈaɪ_v]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for CLIVE

Below is the list of 182 misspellings for the word "clive".

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Definition of CLIVE

  1. British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774)

Anagrams of CLIVE

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Usage Examples for CLIVE

  1. Lord Clive and Warren Hastings were engaged in deeds in India which were about to bring down upon them the philippics of Burke and Sir Philip Francis- much more attractive than the carrying of a Lunatic Bill through Parliament. - "Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles" by Daniel Hack Tuke
  2. Surely this boy, being only just eighteen years of age, may be forgiven if he is a little romantic, a little over eager and impressionable, a little too confident that the next thing to going out to India as a sea- sick subaltern in a great transport- ship is coming home with the reputation of a Clive. - "John Marchmont's Legacy, Volume I (of 3)" by Mary E. Braddon