How Do You Spell LATHE?

Correct spelling for the English word "lathe" is [l_ˈeɪ_ð], [lˈe͡ɪð], [lˈe‍ɪð]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of LATHE

  1. The movable swing frame of a loom, carrying the reed for separating the warp threads and beating up the weft; -- called also lay and batten.

Common Misspellings for LATHE

Below is the list of 355 misspellings for the word "lathe".

Usage Examples for LATHE

  1. And he saw a man with a turning lathe making the round legs of chairs. - "Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans" by Edward Eggleston
  2. The power that should have been put into the evolution of her infant will have been put into the revolutions of a lathe. - "Feminism and Sex-Extinction" by Arabella Kenealy
  3. Amongst them, I remember, was a German firm which had quite a wonderful turning lathe which could turn out table legs, ornamental posts, banisters for staircases, and in fact all sorts of wooden legs and posts, in marvellous quick time. - "The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon" by José Maria Gordon
  4. Any operator can make a suitable wheel on the same plan of a turning lathe. - "American Handbook of the Daguerrotype" by Samuel D. Humphrey
  5. When the doctor entered, Balder was sitting at his turning lathe, making a set of ivory chess- men. - "The Children of the World" by Paul Heyse