⇒ 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
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)
The childish script, the disastrous spelling , leapt out at her from every page.An Older Woman