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Spell Check of length

Correct spelling: length

Definition of length:

  1. size of the gap between two places; " the distance from New York to Chicago"; " he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"
  2. continuance in time; " the ceremony was of short duration"; " he complained about the length of time required"
  3. the property of being the extent of something from beginning to end; " the editor limited the length of my article to 500 words"
  4. a section of something that is long and narrow; " a length of timber"; " a length of tubing"
  5. the linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest horizontal dimension of something that is fixed in place; " the length of the table was 5 feet"

Common misspellings for length:

  • lenght (59%)
  • lenth (10%)
  • lengh (8%)
  • legnth (7%)
  • lenghth (4%)
  • legth (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Examples of usage for length:

  1. Then at length, she gave up looking for them.
  2. At length there came a low knock and Mrs. Everidge opened the door.