How Do You Spell WHERRY?

Correct spelling for the English word "wherry" is [w_ˈɛ_ɹ_ɪ], [wˈɛɹɪ], [wˈɛɹɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of WHERRY is WHERRIES

Definition of WHERRY

  1. A light boat, sharp at each end for speed; a ferry-boat; a small decked fishing-vessel.

Common Misspellings for WHERRY

Below is the list of 312 misspellings for the word "wherry".

Usage Examples for WHERRY

  1. The count thanked him; and after defraying the expenses of the voyage, and giving money amongst the sailors, he desired that his portmanteau might be put into the wherry. - "Thaddeus of Warsaw" by Jane Porter
  2. Ben rolled into the wherry again, and with the boat- hook hauled the others out. - "Haste and Waste" by Oliver Optic
  3. On their arrival at the wherry wharf, the military retired, and the prisoners, with the Town Guard were put on board two wherries, in which they proceeded to Port Royal Point, the usual place of execution in similar cases. - "The Pirates Own Book" by Charles Ellms
  4. Next morning the midshipman and the landlady were spliced, and returned to the tavern, where a rich and liberal dinner awaited the newly married couple and the two fortunate companions of the bridegroom; and in the afternoon the three sailors were tumbled into a wherry, and were soon aboard ship. - "Curiosities of Impecuniosity" by H. G. Somerville