How Do You Spell NONCE?

Correct spelling for the English word "nonce" is [n_ˌɒ_n_s_ˈiː], [nˌɒnsˈiː], [nˌɒnsˈiː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of NONCE is NONCES

Definition of NONCE

  1. (only in phrase "for the nonce") The present time, occasion.

Anagrams of NONCE

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Common Misspellings for NONCE

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Usage Examples for NONCE

  1. He was under attack and for the nonce surprised, on the defensive. - "Frigid Fracas" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  2. The shuffle has made her my hostess for the nonce. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith
  3. It was here that the painter and the actor discussed their respective arts; here, too, in the small hours of morning, the newspaper editor and reporters gathered together to dismiss professional cares and jealousies for the nonce, and to feed in the most amicable spirit from the same trough. - "Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions" by Slason Thompson
  4. He believes himself for the nonce inspired, like the Pope when launching bulls. - "Balzac" by Frederick Lawton
  5. We chatted amicably for some time, until the dressing- bell broke up the gathering for the nonce. - "Up in Ardmuirland" by Michael Barrett