How Do You Spell OBTAIN?

Correct spelling for the English word "obtain" is [ɒbtˈe͡ɪn], [ɒbtˈe‍ɪn], [ɒ_b_t_ˈeɪ_n]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for OBTAIN

Below is the list of 303 misspellings for the word "obtain". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for OBTAIN

  1. Say on , and be sure you will obtain what you ask . - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. I advise you , however , to obtain the opinion of a good musician before you send your piece to a publisher . - "Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered" by Josef Hofmann
  3. They seek only to obtain . - "A Second Coming" by Richard Marsh
  4. Would he ever obtain that prize ? - "Tropic Days" by E. J. Banfield
  5. Certainly ; that is all I can obtain for it . - "Conscience" by Eliza Lee Follen