How Do You Spell WEEVIL?

Correct spelling for the English word "weevil" is [w_ˈiː_v_əl], [wˈiːvə͡l], [wˈiːvə‍l]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of WEEVIL is WEEVILS

Definition of WEEVIL

  1. Small kind of beetle destructive to grain.

Common Misspellings for WEEVIL

Below is the list of 196 misspellings for the word "weevil".

Usage Examples for WEEVIL

  1. When the boll weevil spread across the Southern states like a plague, it wiped out many poor farmers, and it drove them to seek other means of livelihood elsewhere. - "The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America" by Norman Coombs
  2. There's only one window looks in on the vestry: you can block that up with a curtain, and there I'll be like a weevil in a biscuit." - "The Ship of Stars" by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  3. Lastly, we find the same strong mandibles as in the secondary larva, the same feeble legs, the same appearance of a Weevil- grub. - "The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
  4. Without the ballad, the weevil's effect on economic history would be unchanged; but as respects mind and imagination, the ballad gives the weevil all sorts of significances. - "Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest" by J. Frank Dobie