spellcheck

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from spellchecker.

Verb[edit]

spellcheck ‎(third-person singular simple present spellchecks, present participle spellchecking, simple past and past participle spellchecked)

  1. To check that words in written text are properly spelled.
  2. To run a spellchecker.

Noun[edit]

spellcheck ‎(plural spellchecks)

  1. The act of spellchecking
  2. A spellchecker.