[ ohk-tah-woo s; English ok-tey-vuh s ]
/ oʊkˈtɑ wʊs; English ɒkˈteɪ vəs /
CAN YOU ACE THIS QUIZ ABOUT “COMPLIMENT” VS. “COMPLEMENT”?
Take this quiz to see if you really know the difference between “compliment” and “complement"!
Question 1 of 11
“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
Words nearby octavus
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Example sentences from the Web for octavus
Octavus liber de Sacramento baptismi et ejus forma plures Armenorum quaestiones absolvit.The Irish Ecclesiastical Record, Volume 1, August 1865|Society of Clergymen