How Do You Spell YEARN?

Correct spelling for the English word "yearn" is [j_ˈɜː_n], [jˈɜːn], [jˈɜːn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for YEARN

Below is the list of 145 misspellings for the word "yearn". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for YEARN

  1. He can strip you of all protection and thus expose you to all outrages but if you are exposed to the weather half clad and half sheltered how yearn his tender bowels - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus" by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. I yearn for the bunk house - "Lord Stranleigh Abroad" by Robert Barr
  3. With a cheery smile and a wave of the hand He has wandered into an unknown land And left us dreaming how very fair It needs must be since he lingers there And you O you who the wildest yearn For the old time step and the glad return Think of him faring on as dear In the love of There as the love of Here And loyal still as he gave the blows Of his warrior strength to his country's foes - "See America First" by Orville O. Hiestand
  4. There are times Mukarrab Khan continued when I positively yearn for the so called deprivation of Ramadan - "The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
  5. Not only did he yearn he confidently expected it - "Analyzing Character" by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb