How Do You Spell GAFF?

Correct spelling for the English word "gaff" is [ɡ_ˈa_f], [ɡˈaf], [ɡˈaf]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for GAFF

Below is the list of 184 misspellings for the word "gaff". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for GAFF

  1. I thought he must be a pretty fine rich man's son to stand the gaff this way when cast off by his father for mixing up with a daughter of the people . - "Ma Pettengill" by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. The wheel was broken and the Russian Finn lay dead beside it , killed by a falling gaff , his swarthy face , white now in the bright light , turned up to the stormy sky ; and a little farther for'ard , close to where Harper himself was standing , lay the skipper , jammed against the skylight by a heavy hencoop . - "The Moving Finger A Trotting Christmas Eve at Warwingie Lost! The Loss of the "Vanity" Dick Stanesby's Hutkeeper The Yanyilla Steeplechase A Digger's Christmas" by Mary Gaunt
  3. Honest , if I'm anything at all I'm game - game enough to stand the gaff and take the worst of it ; and I'll prove it to you by playing this bird , no matter how good he is . - "Fore!" by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  4. And then , before long , it was Sara Lee's turn to stand the gaff . - "The Amazing Interlude" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. A blue - and - white ensign fluttered up to the main gaff of the schooner ; a boat dropped into the water . - "Romance" by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer