How Do You Spell STYLUS?

Correct spelling for the English word "stylus" is [stˈa͡ɪləs], [stˈa‍ɪləs], [s_t_ˈaɪ_l_ə_s]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for STYLUS

Below is the list of 77 misspellings for the word "stylus".

Similar spelling words for STYLUS


Definition of STYLUS

  1. That needle-shaped part at the tip of the playing arm of phonograph which sits in the groove of a phonograph record while it is turning, to detect the undulations in the phonograph groove and convert them into vibrations which are transmitted to a system (since 1920 electronic) which converts the signal into sound; also called needle. The stylus is frequently composed of metal or diamond.

Anagrams of STYLUS

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Usage Examples for STYLUS

  1. He told her that he loved her and her alone; and as his stylus marked the wax he felt, with horror of himself, that in fact his heart was Paula's, and his determination ripened to put an end once for all to his connection with Heliodora, and not allow himself to see Paula again till he had forever cut the tie that bound him to the young widow. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers" by Georg Ebers
  2. Mardonius, taking the whispers of the king, dictated an order which the scribe stamped on his tablet of wet clay with a rapid stylus. - "A Victor of Salamis" by William Stearns Davis