Spell - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a time period for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else) (syn: go, tour, turn)
- a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition (syn: patch, piece, while)
- a verbal formula believed to have magical force (syn: charm)
- indicate or signify (syn: import)
- write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word) (syn: write)
- relieve (someone) from work by taking a turn
- place under a spell
- take turns working
Even Frank had fallen under her spell.
They say she died after a witch had cast a spell on her.
The audience was completely under his spell.
He gave his name and then spelt it.
You can spell it either way.
Sorry, I spelled it wrong.
He spells the way he speaks.
He is going through a difficult spell now.
He did a spell in prison.
I'll spell for a bit.
How do you spell 'juice'?
Pupils should know how to spell commonly used words.
You've spelled my name wrong.
B-O-O-K spells 'book'.
I can spell you if you get tired.
present participle: spelling
past tense: spelt or spelled
past participle: spelt or spelled