How Do You Spell TEN?

Correct spelling for the English word "ten" is [t_ˈɛ_n], [tˈɛn], [tˈɛn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of TEN

  1. ten, adj. twice five.--n. a figure denoting ten units, as 10 or x.: a playing-card with ten spots: ten o'clock in the morning or evening.--n. UP'PER-TEN (see under UPPER). [A.S. tén, tíen; Ger. zehn, W. deg, L. decem, Gr. deka, Sans. daçan.]

Common Misspellings for TEN

Below is the list of 451 misspellings for the word "ten".

Usage Examples for TEN

  1. And ten minutes ago, it was her sister's little girl. - "Apron-Strings" by Eleanor Gates
  2. It was a few minutes before ten. - "The Lost Lady of Lone" by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  3. He would not have been much worse off had he lost his two pounds, he was far better off now he had won ten. - "The Second String" by Nat Gould
  4. We reached Sansanding at ten o'clock. - "The Journal Of A Mission To The Interior Of Africa, In The Year 1805" by Mungo Park
  5. Can do ten better'n that. - "Man to Man" by Jackson Gregory