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Spell check of awful

Correct spelling:
awful
Definition:

Inspiring awe; terrible.

Synonyms:
awful (adjective)
appalling, repulsive, alarming, ghastly, frightful, hideous, terrible, unpleasant, dire, dreadful, horrid, horrible.
Other synonyms:
atrocious, direful, dreadful, awesome, awfully, frightfully, dire, dirty, horrific, impressive, abominable, filthy, dread, hateful, terrible, grotty, fearsome, mean, awe-inspiring, painful, amazing, reverent, terribly, lousy, fearful, dreaded, nasty, awed, frightening, alarming, horrendous, unspeakable, bad, awing, unpleasant.
Common misspellings:
  1. aweful (57%)
  2. awfull (22%)
  3. awefull (4%)
  4. awlful (3%)
  5. alwful (1%)
  6. alful (1%)
  7. awaful (1%)
Examples of usage:
  1. Of course it's awful, but I guess it come out all right.
    - 'll - "A Hazard of New Fortunes, Part Fifth", William Dean Howells.
  2. been an awful accident, Sir.
    - 'll - "A Hazard of New Fortunes, Part Fifth", William Dean Howells. There's - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. Still, it's kind of awful to be shot at by our own people."
    - 'll - "A Hazard of New Fortunes, Part Fifth", William Dean Howells. There's - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson. - "Ahead of the Army", W. O. Stoddard.
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 14,913,252 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jul 2012.

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