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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Definition of SOUGHT

  1. Imp. & pp. of SEEK, v.

Common Misspellings for SOUGHT

Below is the list of 332 misspellings for the word "sought".

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