Definition of typo in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtīpō/

noun (plural typos)

A typographical error.
Example sentences
  • I agree this is not simply a spelling error or typo.
  • Josh stared at the last line he had typed for a few seconds and then he realized what looked so wrong with what it said, not a spelling error or typo, no, he had said he would tell her his name.
  • Writing 6 pages a day is going to be hard enough to fit into my schedule without going back to edit every typo or syntax error.


Early 19th century: abbreviation.

Words that rhyme with typo


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Syllabification: ty·po

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