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How Do You Spell OBTAINED?

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

Common Misspellings for Obtained

Below is the list of 28 misspellings for the word "Obtained". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

  • uptained (0.6%)
  • ontained (1.7%)
  • aquired (0.6%)
  • optained (11.6%)
  • obtaned (2.2%)
  • obtaine (4.4%)
  • obtainted (8.3%)
  • obteined (2.2%)
  • obtaind (6.1%)
  • btained (1.7%)
  • obtiained (1.1%)
  • vapour (0.6%)
  • obatined (12.7%)
  • obtanined (1.1%)
  • obtianed (15.5%)
  • obtaines (1.7%)
  • obtainded (1.7%)
  • obtaeind (2.2%)
  • ubtained (2.8%)
  • otained (1.1%)
  • obtainned (1.1%)
  • obstained (1.1%)
  • obtaiend (1.1%)
  • obained (2.8%)
  • obatained (2.8%)
  • abtained (9.4%)
  • obtalned (1.1%)
  • optand (1.1%)

Usage Examples for Obtained

  1. This promise was very well kept, and Gilburn in a few days obtained his liberty. - "Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences" by Arthur L. Hayward
  2. Silence was gradually obtained - "The Fortune of the Rougons" by Emile Zola
  3. About an hour and a half; and the information we have obtained will fully pay for the time used. - "A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat" by Oliver Optic
  4. In short, every thing possible that can be obtained - "Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete" by Matthew L. Davis
  5. But, under the present system, Honour and Praise can be bought with money, and it does not matter much how the money was obtained - "The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists" by Robert Tressell