speller

noun spell·er \ ˈspe-lər \

Definition of speller

1 :a person who spells words especially in a certain way
  • a poor speller
2 :a book with exercises for teaching spelling

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First Known Use of speller

15th century



SPELLER Defined for English Language Learners

speller

noun

Definition of speller for English Language Learners

  • : a person who spells words in a particular way


SPELLER Defined for Kids

speller

noun spell·er \ ˈspe-lər \

Definition of speller for Students

1 :a person who spells words
2 :a book with exercises for teaching spelling


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