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Spell Check of slum

Correct spelling: slum

Definition of slum:

  1. A low dirty street or district in a large city occupied by a vagabond class.

Common misspellings for slum:

snum.

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

Examples of usage for slum:

  1. It was not an old slum Venicity hadn't endured long enough to have inherited slums; it built them quickly out of shoddy material and then tore them down again as the need for living space expanded outward. – Tangle Hold by F. L. Wallace
  2. Once, the incognito Antony, on such an expedition, got a sound thrashing and a broken head from taking too prominent a part on a slum festivity. – Superwomen by Albert Payson Terhune
  3. After the myriad poses of the women he had known, Marie's naturalness was like a bracing breeze sweeping through a hothouse; a slum breeze, if you like, but none the less a breeze, and delightfully welcome to the jaded old monarch. – Superwomen by Albert Payson Terhune

Rhymes for slum:

  1. bum, chum, come, crumb, drum, dumb, glum, gum, hum, mum, numb, plum, plumb, rum, scum, some, strum, sum, thumb, clum, from, grum, lum, mumm, stum, swum, um, yum, umm, maam, dum, gmbh, gumm, lumm, dumm, humm, lumb, crum, thum;
  2. alum, become, succumb;
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