John's spelling is good
"My spelling is Wobbly. It's good spelling but it Wobbles, and the letters get in the wrong place"
"`Do you spell it with a "V" or a "W"?' `That depends upon the taste and fancy of the speller, my Lord.'"
"orthography: the science of spelling by the eye instead of the ear"
d-o-g spells dog
such actions spell disaster for our cause
to break the spell
See under a spell
a spell of cold weather
See spell a paddock
"I think the spelling movie might be the one," says Donovan.Globe and Mail (2003)
Also, there will be times when not attaining a goal could be spelling out loudly and clearly that you may need some professional help.Belfast Telegraph (2004)
He enunciated more than 18,000 words to entrants at the annual Scripps Howard spelling bee for 22 years.Globe and Mail (2003)
India's bankers had better be prepared for more than just a spelling change.Business Today (1999)
It is already being quietly and unselfconsciously practised by many Christians in their daily lives but needs spelling out more clearly.Treasure in the Field
The childish script, the disastrous spelling , leapt out at her from every page.An Older Woman
They were better, far neater, and the spelling , though still ludicrous, was better too.An Older Woman
`I didn't make the finals in the class seven's spelling bee.Anastasia Krupnik (3-in-1)
`Oi" is being taken even more seriously with the recognition of a variant spelling - `oy".Independent (1999)