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Spanish translation of “spell”


verb /spel/ (past tense, past participle spelt /-t/, spelled)
to name or give in order the letters of (a word) I asked him to spell his name for me. (of letters) to form (a word) C-a-t spellscat’. to (be able to) spell words correctly
escribir correctamente
I can’t spell!
to mean or amount to This spells disaster. speller noun a computer program that corrects spelling mistakes.
corrector ortográfico
someone who is good or bad at spelling She is a good speller. (American) a book for teaching spelling.
spelling noun Her spelling is terrible (also adjective) The teacher gave the children a spelling lesson/test. spell-check verb (computing) to use a software program to check for spelling mistakes in a document written using a computer Don’t forget to spell-check your document before you print it out. spell-checker noun (computing) a software program that checks for spelling mistakes in a document written using a computer.
Programa de Correción de Ortografía
(Definition of spell from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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