How Do You Spell LEVEE?

Correct spelling for the English word "levee" is [l_ˈɛ_v_iː], [lˈɛviː], [lˈɛviː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of LEVEE

  1. An embankment to prevent inundation; as, the levees along the Mississippi; sometimes, the steep bank of a river.

Common Misspellings for LEVEE

Below is the list of 301 misspellings for the word "levee".

Usage Examples for LEVEE

  1. After getting about all the money that the Texas boys would give up, I closed my game and went out to find my $ 100. I inquired after the fellow, and was told that he was up on the levee, so I waited for him. - "Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi" by George H. Devol
  2. You are to be carried in it to the levee, and there I have a boat for you. - "The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill" by Winston Churchill
  3. We cast off from the " levee" on Sunday, April the 20th. - "The Narrative of a Blockade-Runner" by John Wilkinson
  4. He was allowed to sit up for the first time this day, and held a small levee in his room. - "A Dog with a Bad Name" by Talbot Baines Reed
  5. And as they were in a short space all executed, he became acquainted with Levee, Flood, Blake and the rest of that gang, in whose association he continued until his crimes and theirs brought them together to the gallows. - "Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences" by Arthur L. Hayward