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Spell Check of Shelves

Correct spelling: Shelves


Definition of Shelves:

  1. A board for holding vessels, books, & c.; a sand- bank or ledge of rocks near the surface in the sea; a fiat projecting layer of rock.

Common misspellings for Shelves:

  • shelfs (59%)
  • shevles (7%)
  • shelvs (6%)
  • shleves (6%)
  • shelfes (4%)
  • sheleves (3%)
  • shevels (3%)
  • sheves (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Google Ngram Viewer results for Shelves:

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

Examples of usage for Shelves:

  1. They will make dance about the shelves and settles. "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists" , Washington Irving.
  2. He went up to the library and had a one- sided talk with the man in armor, but it did not do him any good, and he did not care a cent for all the books on the shelves. "Ahead of the Army" , W. O. Stoddard.
  3. Sally shelves misgivings of this sort by reflections on the common lot of humanity, and considers that it will be the same for them as every one else. "Somehow Good" , William de Morgan.

Quotes for Shelves:

  1. Ice shelves in general have episodic carvings and there can be large icebergs breaking off- I'm talking 100km or 200km long- every 10 or 20 or 50 years. - Ian Allison
  2. The society of dead authors has this advantage over that of the living: they never flatter us to our faces, nor slander us behind our backs, nor intrude upon our privacy, nor quit their shelves until we take them down. - Charles Caleb Colton
  3. I have four shelves covered with journals that I've written. Dad and I are writing songs together. I've probably written 100 songs. - Miley Cyrus
  4. Also, if nothing else, writing this book has really changed the way I experience bookstores. I have a whole different appreciation for the amount of work packed into even the slimmest volume on the shelves. - Jesse James Garrett
  5. You've got all these books on self help, getting to know yourself, doing the right thing, eating the so -called right foods, even down to what books you have on your shelves. People are encouraged to look to themselves first as opposed to being a part of society. - Samantha Morton

Rhymes for Shelves:

  1. delves, elves, selves.
  2. ourselves.
  3. themselves, yourselves.
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