How Do You Spell TERN?

Correct spelling for the English word "tern" is [t_ˈɜː_n], [tˈɜːn], [tˈɜːn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for TERN

Below is the list of 299 misspellings for the word "tern".

Similar spelling words for TERN

Plural form of TERN is TERNS

Definition of TERN

  1. t[.e]rn, adj. threefold: consisting of three: growing in threes.--n. that which consists of three things or numbers together: a prize in a lottery got by drawing three favourable numbers.--adjs. TER'NAL, threefold; TER'NARY, proceeding by, or consisting of, threes.--n. the number three.--adj. TER'N[=A]TE, threefold, or arranged in threes.--adv. TER'N[=A]TELY.--n. TER'NION, a section of paper for a book containing three double leaves or twelve pages. [L. terni, three each--tres, three.]

Anagrams of TERN

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Usage Examples for TERN

  1. What a natural, simple county, content to fix its boundaries by these tortuous island brooks, with their comfortable names- Trent, Mease, Dove, Tern, Dane, Mees, Stour, Tame, and even hasty Severn! - "The Old Wives' Tale" by Arnold Bennett
  2. There is a tern and stringent law of our great Church which forbids its servants suing for a lady's hand. - "The Strong Arm" by Robert Barr

What does tern stand for?

Abbreviation TERN means:

  1. Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node
  2. TV Entertainment Reality Network