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Correct spelling:
dwell
Definition:

Dwelled or dwelt. To linger; inhabit; reside.

Synonyms:
live (verb)
reside, exist, abide, live, continue, survive, endure, persist.
occupy (verb)
colonize, reside, roost, house, billet, quarter, lodge, stay, inhabit, occupy, squat.
inhabit (verb)
lodge, occupy, populate, reside, inhabit.
Other synonyms:
reside, populate, lie, brood, live, people, domicile, domiciliate, consist, harp, belong, shack, inhabit, worry.
Common misspellings:
  1. dwel (48%)
  2. dewell (19%)
  3. dewll (10%)
  4. dweel (6%)
  5. dewel (3%)
  6. duell (3%)
  7. dweal (3%)
  8. dweld (3%)
  9. dewl (3%)
Examples of usage:
  1. We will simply dwell upon a few obvious characters.
    - - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
  2. He knew well enough that it would not do for the youngster to let his mind dwell too much on the poor chap on the hatch, and I found out, a little later, that he gave the boy something to occupy his thoughts.
    - - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler. - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. When the mind has been permitted to dwell beforehand on any scene, then, however beautiful or grand it may be, the element of surprise is wanting and admiration is weak.
    - - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler. - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson. - "Afoot in England", W.H. Hudson.
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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