Correct spelling for the English word "machinations" is [m_ˌa_k_ɪ_n_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n_z], [mˌakɪnˈe͡ɪʃənz], [mˌakɪnˈe‍ɪʃənz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for MACHINATIONS

Below is the list of 22 misspellings for the word "machinations". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for MACHINATIONS

  1. Here in our view is the great danger to the country which is governed in fact not by its people as is pretended but by factions that are themselves controlled most absolutely by the machinations of the designing - "New-York" by Cooper, James Fenimore
  2. So certain did the conspirators feel of success that they took no pains to keep their machinations secret - "The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France" by Charles Duke Yonge
  3. When they knew that there was left him no possession for which the king might lust they feared lest the sovran release him by the influence of the Wazir's good counsel upon the king's heart and he return to his former case so should their machinations be marred and their degrees degraded for that they knew that the king would heed whatso he had known from that man nor would forget aught wherewith he was familiar in him - "Supplemental Nights, Volume 1" by Richard F. Burton
  4. You will be astounded to hear that these consist of a long series of correspondence of Mrs Dallington Vere's developing I am shocked to say machinations of a very alarming nature the effect of which my dear George was no less than very materially to control your fortunes in life and those of that charming and truly admirable lady whom you have delighted us all so much by declaring to be our future relative - "The Young Duke" by Benjamin Disraeli
  5. But the King's timidity and the machinations of Monsieur and the Comte d'Artois prevented this plan from coming to anything - "Calvert of Strathore" by Carter Goodloe