The Correct spelling is: knife
Common misspellings of the word knife are:
How do you spell knife?. It is not knive
n., pl. knives (nÄ«vz).
- A cutting instrument consisting of a sharp blade attached to a handle.
- A cutting edge; a blade.
v., knifed, knifÂ·ing, knifes. v.tr.
- To use a knife on, especially to stab; wound with a knife.
- Informal. To betray or attempt to defeat by underhand means.
To cut or slash a way through something with or as if with a knife: The boat knifed through the waves.idiom:
under the knife Informal.
- Undergoing surgery.
[Middle English knif, from Old English cnÄ«f, from Old Norse knÄ«fr.]knifer knif'er n.