How Do You Spell WOE?

Correct spelling for the English word "woe" is [w_ˈəʊ], [wˈə͡ʊ], [wˈə‍ʊ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for WOE

Below is the list of 309 misspellings for the word "woe".

Similar spelling words for WOE

Plural form of WOE is WOES

Definition of WOE

  1. WO, w[=o], n. grief: misery: a heavy calamity: a curse: an exclamation of grief.--adj. sad, wretched.--adjs. WOE'BEGONE, W[=O]'BEGONE, beset with woe (see BEGONE); WOE'FUL, W[=O]'FUL, WOE'SOME (Scot. WAE'SOME), sorrowful: bringing calamity: wretched.--advs. WOE'FULLY, W[=O]'FULLY.--ns. WOE'FULNESS, W[=O]'FULNESS.--adjs. WOE'-WEA'RIED, -WORN, wearied, worn, with woe.--WOE WORTH THE DAY (see WORTH).--IN WEAL AND WOE, in prosperity and adversity. [A.S. (interj.) wá; Ger. weh; L. væ, Gr. ouai. Cf. Wail.]

Anagrams of WOE

3 letters

2 letters

  • ew,
  • ow,
  • we,
  • wo.

Usage Examples for WOE

  1. Then what was life, and what was death, but woe and despair? - "Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete" by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  2. Ah, woe was she! - "Idle Hour Stories" by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  3. What have I done, woe is me! - "The Last Of The Barons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  4. Great woe upon the people of Egypt!" - "Moon of Israel" by H. Rider Haggard
  5. But the locality is not favourable for thieves; woe to him who allows himself to be caught, he would not come unscathed into the hands of justice. - "Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. II." by Gustav Freytag

What does woe stand for?

Abbreviation WOE means:

  1. Work Order Efficiency
  2. Wings Of Eagles