How Do You Spell DESK?

Correct spelling for the English word "desk" is [d_ˈɛ_s_k], [dˈɛsk], [dˈɛsk]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of DESK is DESKS

Definition of DESK

  1. desk, n. a sloping table for the use of writers or readers, often fitted with drawers, &c.: a shut-up writing-box: a pulpit or lectern.--n. DESK'-WORK, work done at a desk, professional labours of a clerk or author. [M. E. deske--L. discus. It is a variant of dish and disc.]

Common Misspellings for DESK

Below is the list of 274 misspellings for the word "desk".

Usage Examples for DESK

  1. After a moment she set the can on the desk and went to the door. - "An Encounter in Atlanta" by Ed Howdershelt
  2. It is here on my desk. - "Who?" by Elizabeth Kent
  3. Mary had dropped down into her father's chair; her face was covered by her hands on the desk. - "An Old Chester Secret" by Margaret Deland
  4. And put those papers on my desk." - "On With Torchy" by Sewell Ford
  5. You're a bother, Marjorie, he said with his eyes on the desk; no end of a bother. - "Marriage" by H. G. Wells

What does desk stand for?

Abbreviation DESK means:

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