How Do You Spell RAZE?

Correct spelling for the English word "raze" is [ɹ_ˈeɪ_z], [ɹˈe͡ɪz], [ɹˈe‍ɪz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of RAZE

  1. Wound slightly, graze, (rare); erase, scratch out, (rare exc. fig. as r. person\'s name from remembrance); completely destroy, level with the ground, (town, house, walls, &c.; usu. to the ground). [French]

Common Misspellings for RAZE

Below is the list of 224 misspellings for the word "raze".

Usage Examples for RAZE

  1. The only absolutely safe plan is to raze them from the earth. - "Semiramis and Other Plays Semiramis, Carlotta And The Poet" by Olive Tilford Dargan
  2. Let's raze everything to the ground, and then we shall feel safer. - "The Feast of St. Friend" by Arnold Bennett
  3. Scipio, having taken upon him the command, presently resolved, at the instigation of Juba, to put all the inhabitants of Utica to the sword, and to raze the city, for having, as they professed, taken part with Caesar. - "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans" by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  4. At length his eyes began to lighten, when, seizing Crabshaw in one hand, and the ostler in the other, he swore by Heaven he would dash their souls out, and raze the house to the foundation, if they did not instantly disclose the particulars of this transaction. - "The Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves" by Tobias Smollett