How Do You Spell GEARS?

Correct spelling for the English word "gears" is [ɡ_ˈiə_z], [ɡˈi͡əz], [ɡˈi‍əz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Click here to check the spelling and grammar

Definition of GEARS

  1. wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed; "the fool got his tie caught in the geartrain"

Common Misspellings for GEARS

Below is the list of 280 misspellings for the word "gears".

Usage Examples for GEARS

  1. It should also be noted that the mentions of cords and strings rather than gears, and the use of spheres rather than planispheres would suggest we are dealing with devices similar to the earliest Greek models rather than the later devices, or with the Chinese practice. - "On the Origin of Clockwork, Perpetual Motion Devices, and the Compass" by Derek J. de Solla Price
  2. It is obvious that gears, such as shown in Figs. - "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II" by Joshua Rose
  3. Marishka obeyed and in a moment the man in the Norfolk jacket was seated beside her, the chauffeur had thrown in the gears, and the machine was moving swiftly upon its way. - "The Secret Witness" by George Gibbs
  4. He got only a hasty glimpse of gears that seemed to be back on their tracks before Sather Karf was beside him, driving the cranks with desperate speed. - "The Sky Is Falling" by Lester del Rey
  5. He couldn't spend a day with a piece of mechanism without having speeded it up, or in some way done something to its belt, gears, wheels, motor. - "Half Portions" by Edna Ferber