from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who spells words: students who are good spellers.
  • n. An elementary textbook containing exercises that teach spelling.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who spells.
  • n. A participant in a spelling bee.
  • n. A book for learning spellings.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who spells.
  • n. A spelling book.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A speaker or talker; a teller; a narrator.
  • n. One who spells, as in school; a person skilled in spelling.
  • n. A book containing exercises or instructions in spelling; a spelling-book.
  • n. A branch shooting out from the crown of a deer's antler. See cut under Dama. Cotgrave.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an introductory textbook to teach spelling
  • n. someone who spells words


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