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Dictionary Search Results using Damerau-Levenshtein distance in T-SQL

Here are the results of your fuzzy-string dictionary search forcar” with Change Limit: [1] [2]

(Change Limit cannot be increased to the length of your word, because then every letter could be different!)
to automatically increase the Change Limit after seconds.

38 similar words found! Changes to Transform each Found Word to your word are shown as:
 remove a letter ~ replace a letter ~ swap two letters ~ _add a letter from your word
(Use the links in the Changes column to see more Transformation details.)

Found WordScrabble ScoreSearched PreviouslyFound PreviouslyChangesTo Transform to your Word
car5916552(None) 
ar211379361_ar
bar58070521bar
cab78355371cab
cad67456331cad
cam78058961cam
can57760121can
cap76758971cap
carb85143111carb
card710245831card
care66968331care
cark105539231cark
carl65144741carl
carn66245401carn
carp85139781carp
carr65434651carr
cars67364731cars
cart66570261cart
cat58282291cat
caw86647921caw
cay87155961cay
char95132151char
cor59960931cor
cur56841971cur
czar156013131czar
ear36867851ear
far67762591far
gar47259891gar
jar107646131jar
lar37967521lar
mar57965931mar
oar37057921oar
par57467011par
scar66434161scar
tar37570661tar
var66148321var
war67262401war
yar67253821yar

Search took 1 second overall (including website activity, plus SQL activity in the following phases):

  1. Length Filter: Limit the application of DLD to words with length difference of no more than the Change Limit.
  2. DLD Change Limit: Apply DLD to each remaining word, limiting each comparison according to the Change Limit.
  3. Display Results: Return the results, with similar words marked up to highlight differences.
SeqSearch PhaseWords CheckedWords MatchedSecondsWords Per Sec
1Length Filter17869151460.0732447821.9
2DLD Change Limit5146380.16032162.5
3Display Results38380.0103800.0
 (SQL Overall)178691380.243735353.9