Correct spelling for the English word "machination" is [m_ˌa_k_ɪ_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n], [mˌakɪnˈe͡ɪʃən], [mˌakɪnˈe‍ɪʃən]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for MACHINATION

Below is the list of 41 misspellings for the word "machination". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for MACHINATION

  1. With the credulity that often attended his art he attributed many of his disappointments to the machination of the malignant spirits that beset the paths of the alchymist and torment him in his solitary labours - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists" by Washington Irving
  2. How could I expect them to comprehend my danger when they knew so little of the machination of my foes - "Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal" by Sarah J Richardson
  3. Therefore when I came upon your big outfit upon the very threshold of MacNair's domain I thought of course this was some new machination of the brute - "The Gun-Brand" by James B. Hendryx
  4. How could he guess for instance that the letter was an instrument and he the victim of a Popish machination - "The Cardinal's Snuff-Box" by Henry Harland
  5. When Napoleon saw the matter in its true light said Savary when I proved to him the palpable existence of the odious machination he could not find terms to express his indignation - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte" by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton