How Do You Spell LENS?

Correct spelling for the English word "lens" is [l_ˈɛ_n_z], [lˈɛnz], [lˈɛnz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for LENS

Below is the list of 261 misspellings for the word "lens". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for LENS

  1. You would not expect the match to flame if you jerked the lens back and forth quickly - "The Art of Public Speaking" by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  2. Through the diamond lens Hanson could see the model of the world in the orrery changing - "The Sky Is Falling" by Lester del Rey
  3. To enter the spectroscope the light first passes through a narrow slit and the rays are then rendered parallel by passing through a lens these parallel rays next pass through one or more prisms and are finally viewed through a small telescope or they may be intercepted by a photographic plate on which a picture will then be made - "The Story of the Heavens" by Robert Stawell Ball
  4. He finished quickly and inserted the detectascope so that the lens fitted as an eye in the picture - "The Exploits of Elaine" by Arthur B. Reeve
  5. No Thorndyke agreed it was not a lens - "The Mystery of 31 New Inn" by R. Austin Freeman