How Do You Spell OAF?

Correct spelling for the English word "oaf" is [ˈəʊ_f], [ˈə͡ʊf], [ˈə‍ʊf]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for OAF

Below is the list of 197 misspellings for the word "oaf". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for OAF

  1. I began to feel conscious, as I often did in her presence, that I was but a clumsy oaf; and, furthermore, suspected that Lucille was watching me over the book she pretended to read. - "Dross" by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. Mrs. Boniface Newt, to whom he made this oration, had been taught by her husband that Mr. Van Boozenberg was an oaf, but an oaf whose noise was to be listened to with the utmost patience and respect. - "Trumps" by George William Curtis
  3. She could not at all understand that a young man, who seemed to her to be an oaf, should really be in love,- honestly in love with her. - "Ayala's Angel" by Anthony Trollope
  4. Of missionaries he had a poor enough opinion in general, and this one looked like a great oaf and so did his fat wife, but in the most ordinary way and with the commonest of accents he was talking of " dying for the example." - "Mortmain" by Arthur Cheny Train
  5. I was a clumsy oaf and did not know that those things made such a difference. - "Dross" by Henry Seton Merriman