How Do You Spell SURPRISE?

Correct spelling for the English word "surprise" is [s_ə_p_ɹ_ˈaɪ_z], [səpɹˈa͡ɪz], [səpɹˈa‍ɪz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of SURPRISE

  1. To come or fall suddenly and unexpectedly; to take unawares; to seize or capture by unexpected attack.

Common Misspellings for SURPRISE

Below is the list of 426 misspellings for the word "surprise".

Usage Examples for SURPRISE

  1. Festing looked at her with surprise. - "The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest" by Harold Bindloss
  2. It is a surprise! - "The Wife and Other Stories" by Anton Chekhov
  3. He glanced at her in surprise. - "The Tin Soldier" by Temple Bailey
  4. " No; let us surprise him a little. - "The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way" by Horatio Alger
  5. Muriel watched him in surprise. - "Burning Sands" by Arthur Weigall