Definition of typo in English:


Syllabification: ty·po
Pronunciation: /ˈtīpō

noun (plural typos)

  • A typographical error.
    More 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.

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