How Do You Spell TANDEM?

Correct spelling for the English word "tandem" is [t_ˈa_n_d_ə_m], [tˈandəm], [tˈandəm]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of TANDEM

  1. One after another; -- said especially of horses harnessed and driven one before another, instead of abreast.

Common Misspellings for TANDEM

Below is the list of 200 misspellings for the word "tandem".

Usage Examples for TANDEM

  1. 166. Nicole reads tandem for rursus in the last line of the second poem. - "An Essay on True and Apparent Beauty in which from Settled Principles is Rendered the Grounds for Choosing and Rejecting Epigrams" by Pierre Nicole
  2. The roadways themselves are good enough; it is the abnormal and the peculiar nature of the traffic that makes them so disagreeable; great hooting tramways, charettes loaded with all the products of the earth and the hands of man, and drawn by long tandem lines, three, four, five, and even six horses to a single cart. - "The Automobilist Abroad" by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
  3. A cart drawn by four mules tandem led by a very minute donkey with three strings of blue beads round his neck was jingling past along the road. - "Rosinante to the Road Again" by John Dos Passos
  4. Fancy her driving tandem, with only that tiny groom if anything should happen. - "Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water" by Lowell, Orson
  5. But the dissipation, the noisy suppers, the tandem- driving, the fox- hunting, the running away from Proctors, or, what is almost as bad, the childish devotion to games and sports as if they were the end of existence, though they are too common a part of undergraduate life in the University of the rich, are far from being the whole of it. - "Oxford and Her Colleges" by Goldwin Smith