How Do You Spell WAIF?

Correct spelling for the English word "waif" is [w_ˈeɪ_f], [wˈe͡ɪf], [wˈe‍ɪf]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of WAIF

  1. A homeless wanderer.

Common Misspellings for WAIF

Below is the list of 205 misspellings for the word "waif".

Usage Examples for WAIF

  1. I was a waif. - "The Mysterious Rider" by Zane Grey
  2. Thus, he who was once a poor waif in this institution was enabled to be a help and a blessing to those who were still unfortunate. - "The Poorhouse Waif and His Divine Teacher" by Isabel C. Byrum
  3. The poor waif, drenched, dazed, tottering without his crutch, caught at the plated handle for support. - "The Ship of Stars" by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. The Story of a London Waif. - "Salome" by Emma Marshall
  5. The babe and the suckling had found the way so simple, so natural; and it was a comforting way, for he had a deep and tender regard for this quaint, clever waif who had drifted across his path. - "The Judgment House" by Gilbert Parker