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Spell Check of Were

Correct spelling: Were

Definition of Were:

  1. The imperfect pl. of Be, and the first and third person sing, of the subjunctive mood.

Common misspellings for Were:

vere, wera, werse, owere, wiered, were't, awere, weere, weree, wheere, weer.


Google Ngram Viewer results for Were:

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

Examples of usage for Were:

  1. Oh, how I wish he were at home!" – Ahead of the Army by W. O. Stoddard
  2. But for him, you were done for. – The Devil's Garden by W. B. Maxwell
  3. Were you in that?" – They Call Me Carpenter by Upton Sinclair

Rhymes for Were:

  1. birr, blur, bur, burr, cur, demur, deter, err, fir, fur, incur, infer, inter, liqueur, monsieur, myrrh, occur, prefer, purr, recur, refer, shirr, sir, slur, spur, stir, sur, transfer, ur, whirr, fer, murr, pere, pur, kerr, fleur, ker, sher, shir, bir, der, mer, thur, durr, furr, hur, nurre, shur, we're;
  2. abjure, adjure, chauffeur, concur, confer, defer;
  3. connoisseur, saboteur, reoccur;
  4. entrepreneur, restaurateur;