how to pronounce wells

/ˈwɛlz/

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An example use of wells in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… developed was being in Wells I had quite …”

meanings of wells

name:

  1. A English topographic surname for someone living near a well or a spring.
  2. A town in Texas; named for railroad engineer Maj. E. H. Wells.
  3. An unincorporated community in Kansas.
  4. A town in Vermont.
  5. A town in Monroe County, Wisconsin; named for early settler James Wells.
  6. An unincorporated community in Indiana; named for founder James Oscar Wells.
  7. A town in British Columbia, Canada.
  8. A town in Maine; named for the city in England.
  9. An unincorporated community in West Virginia.
  10. A town in New York; named for land agent Joshua Wells.
  11. A city in Elko County, Nevada.
  12. An unincorporated community in Mississippi.
  13. A city in Minnesota; named for J. W. Wells, father-in-law of Canadian-American Minnesota politician Clark W. Thompson.
  14. An unincorporated community in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
  15. A small town in Norfolk, England, officially Wells-next-the-Sea.
  16. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  17. A small cathedral city in Somerset, England.
  18. A locale in the United States.

noun:

  1. Plural of well.

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of well.

words with pronunciation similar to wells

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