Definition of gable

Common misspellings:
  • gabe (28.6%)
  • gabel (71.4%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. Here to be sure was Marcel's bed on which I had lain down there was the high gable window through which the westering sun now poured - Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle

  2. Many of their gable roofed houses of timber or timber and plaster are still to be found on the pleasant old streets - An Introduction to Shakespeare by H. N. MacCracken F. E. Pierce W. H. Durham

  3. All day long the rain has been pouring pouring not loudly or boisterously not dashing itself with passionate force against pane and gable but falling with a silent and sullen persistency - Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess