Check your spelling

aspell -a <<< '<WORDS>'
For when you need a quick spell check.
Sample Output
$ aspell -a <<< 'embarass'
@(#) International Ispell Version 3.1.20 (but really Aspell 0.60.6)
& embarass 25 0: embarrass, umbras, embarks, embarrasses, embrace, umbra's, embarrassed, embassy, embraces, Ambros's, embers, emboss, Ambros, embargo's, embargoes, Amara's, Emera's, ember's, embryos, empress, Ambrose, Ambrosi, embassy's, embryo's, Elbrus's

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By: h3xx
2011-11-30 01:47:46

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What Others Think

aspell -a -l
michelsberg · 342 weeks and 3 days ago
Sorry... again: aspell -a -l <LANG> <<< '<WORDS>'
michelsberg · 342 weeks and 3 days ago
@michelsberg aspell works off of your $LANG environment variable, which *should* be set to your native language. I left off the language selection flag for that reason. LANG=eo_EO aspell -a <<< '<ESPERANTO_WORDS>'
h3xx · 340 weeks and 4 days ago

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