This assumption and default reaction – relying on the computer to correct you
when you're ... I too spelled the word 'Cancelled' until MS Word corrected me.
May 19, 2016 ... Canceled or cancelled? Which one should bring a smile to a perfect speller's
face? The answer depends on where you call home.
Feb 24, 2014 ... Where you live determines which spelling you should use. By ... you're probably
seeing the word canceled a lot—or should it be spelled cancelled? ... I was also
told that the correct spelling is canceled in my Master's program.
Jun 10, 2014 ... ... rule behind the word "cancel" that would cause "cancellation" to have two L's,
... Some Americans spell it cancelled and cancelling, just like ...
Jul 5, 2011 ... Because I'm not as familiar with the canceled spelling, it occasionally ..... I forgot
to mention in the post proper that cancelation has never caught on on either .... 2
In British English, ALWAYS double an l when a word ends in a ...
a decision to stop doing or planning to do something : the act of canceling
something .... British, and Australian English, cancelled and cancelling are the
preferred spellings. ... It is in fact a real word (but that doesn't mean you should
The early meanings of cancel had much more to do with the action taken for the
check than that for the appointment. The word comes from a Latin noun, cancelli,
Cancelled definition, to make void; revoke; annul: to cancel a reservation. ... Spell
Syllables. Synonyms; Examples; Word Origin. See more synonyms on Thesaurus
.com ..... Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
May 26, 2009 ... However, both spellings, canceled and cancelled, are acceptable ... other
Commonwealth countries, the correct spelling is with a double “L”, ... (BTW, I
agree with you — the word seems more balanced with two Ls, doesn't it?).
Apr 4, 2008 ... i just saw where yahoo weather used both spellings. i'll copy and paste what i'm
... At one time, the correct spelling of the word was "cancelled.