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

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

You can choose a higher Change Limit to return more words, although it will take longer.
to automatically increase the Change Limit after seconds.

21 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
wears8603029(None) 
bears75739011bears
dears65736871dears
ears46356571_ears
fears84829381fears
gears64628681gears
hears86737341hears
lears55938691lears
nears55529381nears
pears75138571pears
rears54739641rears
sears54744861sears
swears94114041swears
tears55436431tears
wars78659791w_ars
weals85428741weals
weans85326721weans
wear75836701wear_
weary115620591weary
weirs84316471weirs
years84527661years

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 Filter178691287560.0802233637.5
2DLD Change Limit28756210.51356054.6
3Display Results21210.0102100.0
 (SQL Overall)178691210.603296336.7