How Do You Spell RI?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈa͡ɪ] (IPA)

Correct spelling for the English word "ri" is [ɹˈa͡ɪ], [ɹˈa‍ɪ], [ɹ_ˈaɪ] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

RI Meaning and Definition

  1. RI can refer to multiple things depending on the context, hence it has various definitions.

    1. Ri: Ri is the chemical symbol for the element Rhenium, a rare, silvery-white, heavy metal that is often used in high-temperature applications and in catalysts.

    2. RI: RI is an abbreviation for Rhode Island, the smallest state in the United States and one of the original thirteen colonies.

    3. ri: In certain computer programming languages, "ri" can be used as an abbreviation for "return if," indicating a conditional return statement within a function or subroutine.

    4. R.I.: R.I. is an abbreviation for the word "Royal Institute" and is commonly found in the names of various educational and research institutions, such as the Royal Institute of Technology or the Royal Institution of Great Britain.

    5. RI: In the context of business and finance, RI can stand for "Return on Investment," a financial metric that measures the profitability of an investment relative to its initial cost.

    6. Ri: Ri is also the Romanized transcription of the Chinese word "日" (pronounced "rì" in Pinyin), which means "day" or "sun" in English.

    7. ri: In Italian, "ri" is a prefix that indicates repetition or restoration. For example, "riaprire" means "to reopen" or "to reopen again."

    These are just some of the multiple definitions and uses of the term "ri" in various fields.

Top Common Misspellings for RI *

  • rpi 33.3333333%
  • rsi 33.3333333%
  • rti 33.3333333%

* The statistics data for these misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

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