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Spell Check of scour

Correct spelling: scour

Definition of scour:

  1. To clean by rubbing with something rough; to rub clean or bright; to remove by scouring; to purge violently; to range over; to clear; to brush along.
  2. To clean; to lie purged to excess; to range about; to scamper.

Common misspellings for scour:

scoure, scower, scou5.


Google Ngram Viewer results for scour:

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

Examples of usage for scour:

  1. And they were indeed pirates- those terrible pirates which scour the Chinese seas, and are so famous for their cruelties. – A Lady's Captivity among Chinese Pirates in the Chinese Seas by Fanny Loviot

Quotes for scour:

  1. Like Joseph Mitchell, I would scour the streets of New York and find little pieces of what other people think of as junk- and collect it.

Rhymes for scour:

  1. dower, lour, bour, our, jour;
  2. bower, cower, dour, flour, flower, glower, hour, plower, power, shower, sour, tower, vower, gower, bauer, lauer, brower;
  3. devour, empower;
  4. mph, overpower, superpower;