How Do You Spell GAIN?

Correct spelling for the English word "gain" is [ɡ_ˈeɪ_n], [ɡˈe͡ɪn], [ɡˈe‍ɪn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of GAIN

  1. acquire or gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"

Common Misspellings for GAIN

Below is the list of 467 misspellings for the word "gain".

Usage Examples for GAIN

  1. To be sure, it was not quite fair, not altogether square; it was not playing the game as it should be played, to gain her promise as a free man. - "The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  2. I can gain you more truly only at a distance from yourself. - "The Home and the World" by Rabindranath Tagore
  3. Thou wilt gain greatly through keeping thy word to me. - "The Golden Silence" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  4. When death is certain, what do men in woe Gain from a little time? - "The Seven Plays in English Verse" by Sophocles
  5. That is always a gain! - "The Marriage of William Ashe" by Mrs. Humphry Ward