How Do You Spell RELIC?

Correct spelling for the English word "relic" is [ɹ_ˈɛ_l_ɪ_k], [ɹˈɛlɪk], [ɹˈɛlɪk]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for RELIC

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Similar spelling words for RELIC

Plural form of RELIC is RELICS

Definition of RELIC

  1. The body from which the soul has departed; a corpse; especially, the body, or some part of the body, of a deceased saint or martyr; - usually in the plural when referring to the whole body.

Anagrams of RELIC

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Usage Examples for RELIC

  1. Do you mean to say, Bailey Bangs, that you went ahead, on your own hook, and hired that old relic to-" " I did. - "Cy Whittaker's Place" by Joseph C. Lincoln
  2. This bridge is intrusted to the care of the priests, like any other immovable holy relic; for the Romans think that the removal of the wooden bridge would call down the wrath of Heaven. - "Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4)" by Plutarch
  3. " I made a present of it, my lady, to poor Mrs. Baxter, John Dutton's sister, my lady, who was always so much attached to the family, and would have a regard for even the smallest relic, vestige, or vestment, I knew, above all things in nature, poor old soul! - "Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond]" by Maria Edgeworth
  4. He uncovered her feet, and felt her heart, her hands, her forehead, lifting up the shining curls as he did so with a tender touch, and laying them out upon the pillow, as reverently as he would replace a relic. - "The Italians" by Frances Elliot
  5. He should not be allowed to blow himself out with drink, taking up the room of good solid food; but to go to the other extreme, and to spoil his appetite for want of an extra half- pint at dinner, or a glass of water at bedtime, is a relic of barbarism. - "Boating" by W. B. Woodgate Commentator: Harvey Mason