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How Do You Spell NAYS?

Correct spelling for the English word "nays" is [ nˈe͡ɪz] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for Nays

Below is the list of 165 misspellings for the word "Nays". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for Nays

  1. Yeas, 117. Nays 68. Bear with us, fellow countrymen, while we call your attention to the outrage on your rights, the contempt of personal obligations and the hardened cruelty involved in this detestable resolution. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus" by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. The question was put to vote and stood forty- six yeas and one hundred and fifty- three nays - "Lafayette" by Martha Foote Crow
  3. Near forty propositions of amendment were offered to the first fiscal agent bill alone- the yeas and nays were taken upon them seven and thirty times. - "Thomas Hart Benton" by Theodore Roosevelt
  4. The yeas and nays were ordered on the demand of Mr. Howard. - "History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868" by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)
  5. The next day, Dec 7th, the question again came up in its order, and after several unsuccessful attempts to procure a vote on Mr. Wilson's motion to lay the Impeachment Resolution on the table, Mr. Wilson, by agreement, withdrew his motion, and called for the yeas and nays on the adoption of the resolution: That Andrew Johnson, President of the United States, be impeached for high crimes and misdemeanors. - "History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868" by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)