Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
spelling /'speliɳ/
  • danh từ
    • sự viết vần, sự đánh vần; sự viết theo chính tả; chính tả
      • another spelling of the same word: cách viết (chính tả) khác của cũng chữ ấy
Concise Dictionary
+forming words with letters according to the principles underlying accepted usage
+a psychological state induced by (or as if induced by) a magical incantation
+a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
+a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
+a verbal formula believed to have magical force
+orally recite the letters of or give the spelling of
+indicate or signify
+write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)
+relieve (someone) from work by taking a turn
+place under a spell
+take turns working

Thesaurus Dictionary
I n.
1 period, interval, time, term, season; stint, turn, run, course, shift, tour (of duty), watch, round:
We had a spell of bad weather. Each of us had a spell at the tiller during the crossing.
2 relieve, replace, substitute for, take over for or from:
After 36 hours of uninterrupted duty, I needed someone to spell me for a while.
II n.
1 enchantment, allure, charm, magic, witchcraft, witchery, fascination, captivation, enthralment:
She had them all under her spell.
2 incantation, formula, charm:
The priest uttered some spell and I found myself unable to move.
3 attraction, lure, allure, appeal, draw, pull, magnetism, fascination, influence, mesmerism, hypnotic effect:
We were drawn ever onward by the spell of the jungle.
III v.
1 augur, portend, presage, promise, hold promise of, signify, point to, indicate, omen, bode, look like, amount to, mean:
Harry's conviction will spell the end of his career as a bank robber.
2 spell out. specify, delineate, make clear or plain or explicit, clarify, elucidate:
She despises you - I can't spell it out for you more plainly than that.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [U] the act of forming words correctly from individual letters; the ability to do this: a spelling mistake / test + the differences between British and American spelling + My spelling is terrible.
2 [C] the way that a word is spelt: a list of difficult spellings
Collocation Dictionary


correct, incorrect | conventional, usual | alternative, different, variant | American, English, etc. | phonetic


use | check | correct | improve


error, mistake | test | checker | dictionary, rule | variant | reform


in … ~
In American spelling ‘travelled’ only has one ‘l’.
| ~ for/of
The document uses the British spelling for caesium.


be good/poor, etc. at spelling

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