Spell x - get back possible words

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A search for s_________g could also show "something" in zero-click.
• posted 6 years and 3 months ago • type: Goodie (Perl functions) Needs a Developer

what do you think this should show? a bunch of possible words that match (ordered according to popularity)?

i'm guessing that after selecting a list of possible candidates, you have something in your databases that indicates popularity/frequency. How can that be accessed?

I'm asking because I'm interested in taking it up.
posted by [UserVoice Dan Droid] • 5 years and 9 months ago Link
to be honest, his plugin looks more useful... i'm not sure if this one is of any use, other than maybe when you are playing a "guess the word game".
posted by [UserVoice Dan Droid] • 5 years and 9 months ago Link
Since this was originally posted, crazedpsyc developed a similar plugin: Spell [word] helps you spell and gives suggestions: https://duckduckgo.com/?q=spell+superflu...

The s_____g example doesn't apply to this, though.
posted by yegg Staff5 years and 9 months ago Link