Weller vs Sweller - What's the difference?

weller | sweller |


As a proper noun weller

is .

As a noun sweller is

one who, or that which, swells.

As an adjective sweller is

(nonstandard) (swell).

weller

English

Adjective

(head)
  • (well)
  • * {{quote-book, year=1822, author=Charles and Mary Lamb, title=The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb (Vol. 6), chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=Emma is looking weller and handsomer (as you say) than ever. }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1913, author=Henry Sydnor Harrison, title=V. V.'s Eyes, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=He forgot the Huns; forgot John the Baptist; forgot even his sick, till one of the weller of them (as we may assume) knocked memorially upon his door.... }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1922, author=Samuel Hopkins Adams, title=From a Bench in Our Square, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=Now we come home he is already weller . }}

    sweller

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who, or that which, swells.
  • Adjective

    (head)
  • (nonstandard) (swell)