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Spell Check of insect

Correct spelling: insect

Common misspellings for insect:

instect, incect, inscet.


Google Ngram Viewer results for insect:

This graph shows how "insect" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for insect:

  1. Mavis, as she stared upward, saw the gray clouds driving so fast over the crest of the stack that they made it seem as if the whole yard was drifting away in the opposite direction; while her man, a poor little black insect painfully crawling here and there, desperately writhed as new billows surged up beneath him, labored at the rope, seemed to use feet, hands, and teeth in his frantic efforts against the overwhelming power that was opposed to him. – The Devil's Garden by W. B. Maxwell
  2. Every thing has its day, whether it be a nation, a city, a castle, a man, or an insect the difference is, one is a winter's day, the other may be extended to the length of a summer's- an end waits upon all. – An History of Birmingham (1783) by William Hutton
  3. He then lying on his face fills his mouth with water, and patiently awaits the arrival of the bee: as the insect requires moisture, he knows that ere long it will come and drink. – Adventures in Australia by W.H.G. Kingston

Quotes for insect:

  1. None of God's Creatures absolutely consider'd are in their own Nature Contemptible; the meanest Fly, the poorest Insect has its Use and Vertue.
  2. I wanted to know the name of every stone and flower and insect and bird and beast. I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life- but there was no one to tell me.
  3. What would be left of our tragedies if an insect were to present us his?
  4. If we go on the way we have, the fault is our greed and if we are not willing to change, we will disappear from the face of the globe, to be replaced by the insect.
  5. So, when I say 'match the hatch', if the fish are taking the nymph, and you're actually producing a replica of a flying insect, you'll catch fresh air.