How Do You Spell TACKING?

Correct spelling for the English word "tacking" is [t_ˈa_k_ɪ_ŋ], [tˈakɪŋ], [tˈakɪŋ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of TACKING is TACKINGS

Definition of TACKING

  1. (nautical) the act of changing tack

Anagrams of TACKING

6 letters

5 letters

Common Misspellings for TACKING

Below is the list of 430 misspellings for the word "tacking".

Similar spelling words for TACKING

Usage Examples for TACKING

  1. In order not to stop the way of the boat and risk losing the lead on the sea- bottom, I wore her round to lew'ard, instead of tacking to wind'ard. - "A Poor Man's House" by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  2. The more he was over- matched, the greater would be the honour of victory, and he steered for the straits, tacking to and fro in the teeth of a strong head- wind. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley

Conjugate verb Tacking


I would tack
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I will tack
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