How Do You Spell WHELM?

Correct spelling for the English word "whelm" is [w_ˈɛ_l_m], [wˈɛlm], [wˈɛlm]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for WHELM

Below is the list of 170 misspellings for the word "whelm". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for WHELM

  1. To think of every early scene Of what we are and what we've been Would whelm some softer hearts with woe But mine alas - "Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey" by Washington Irving
  2. Wing the dove's flight The black hawk smite Back to its nest let the white dove flee Whelm the black hawk beneath the sea - "The Corsair King" by Mór Jókai
  3. Whom the gods would whelm they first deprive of reason mark ye this - "Rung Ho!" by Talbot Mundy
  4. She was the poor sacrifice of events and fate the Iphigenia to the Winds which were to bear the bark of Rome to the haven or it might be to whelm it in the abyss - "Rienzi" by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  5. But if there is a wise man anywhere he will make terms with me and will set himself to guide the underlying forces that may otherwise whelm everything - "Caves of Terror" by Talbot Mundy