How Do You Spell SOUGHT?

Correct spelling for the English word "sought" is [s_ˈɔː_t], [sˈɔːt], [sˈɔːt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for SOUGHT

Below is the list of 305 misspellings for the word "sought". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for SOUGHT

  1. When she sought it at night it was gone - "Alec Forbes of Howglen" by George MacDonald
  2. He too sought an opening and found it - "The Marriage of William Ashe" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. The priest he sought - "Ulysses" by James Joyce
  4. I therefore agreed to marry her but always sought an opportunity of escape - "The Mandarin's Fan" by Fergus Hume
  5. As to Lord Fawn the fortune was there as good now as it had been when he first sought it and the lady was very pretty a baronet's widow too - "The Eustace Diamonds" by Anthony Trollope