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Is dere a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word dere is a Scrabble US word. The word dere is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

D2E1R1E1

Is dere a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word dere is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

D2E1R1E1

Is dere a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word dere is a Words With Friends word. The word dere is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Dere

You can make 16 words from 'dere' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'dere'

DEER 5DERE 5
DREE 5ERED 5
REDE 5REED 5

3 letters words from 'dere'

DEE 4ERE 3
RED 4REE 3

2 letters words from 'dere'

DE 3ED 3
EE 2ER 2
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of dere

dere edre dree rdee erde rede deer eder deer eder eedr eedr dree rdee dere edre rede erde ered reed eerd eerd reed ered

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word dere. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in dere.

Definitions and meaning of dere

dere

Etymology 1

From Middle English dere, from Old English dæru, daru (injury, hurt, harm, damage, calamity; loss, deprivation), from Proto-Germanic *darō (damage, injury), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰórh₃-eh₂, from *dʰerh₃- (to leap, spring). Cognate with Middle Dutch dare, dere, Low German dere, Old High German tara, Avestan 𐬛𐬁𐬭𐬁(dārā), Sanskrit धारा (dhā́rā).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /dɪə/
  • Homophones: dear, deer

Noun

dere (plural deres)

  1. (Britain dialectal) Hurt; harm; injury.
    She did him dere.

Etymology 2

From Middle English deren, derien, from Old English derian (to damage, injure, hurt, harm), from Proto-West Germanic *darjan (to injure, harm), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰō(w)- (to sharpen). Cognate with Scots dere, deir (to harm, hurt, injure), Saterland Frisian dera (to injure, damage), West Frisian deare, derre (to harm, injure), Dutch deren (to injure, damage, scathe), Middle High German tern (to injure). Related to dart.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /dɪə/
  • Homophones: dear, deer

Verb

dere (third-person singular simple present deres, present participle dering, simple past and past participle dered)

  1. (transitive, Britain dialectal) To hurt; harm; injure; wound.
    • c.1390, Geoffrey Chaucer, ‘The Squire's Tale’, Canterbury Tales:
      And of Achilles with his queynte spere, / For he koude with it bothe heele and dere [].
    • 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, chapter xij, in Le Morte Darthur, book XIII:
      Thenne herd he a voyse say / Galahad I see there enuyronne aboute the so many angels that my power may not dere the /
  2. (transitive, Britain dialectal) To annoy, trouble, grieve.
Derived terms
  • dering

Etymology 3

Nonstandard spelling of there, reflecting any of a variety of accents with th-stopping.

Alternative forms

  • der

Pronunciation

  • (AAVE, NYC) IPA(key): /dɛː(ɹ)/
  • (Ulster English) IPA(key): /d̪ɛː(ɹ)/
  • (Midlands) IPA(key): /d̪ɛə(ɹ)/
  • (rural areas of Scotland, rare) IPA(key): /d̪iəɹ/
  • Homophone: dare (some accents)

Adverb

dere (not comparable)

  1. Pronunciation spelling of there.

Interjection

dere

  1. Pronunciation spelling of there.

Noun

dere (uncountable)

  1. Pronunciation spelling of there.

Pronoun

dere

  1. Pronunciation spelling of there.

Anagrams

  • Rede, Reed, deer, dree, rede, reed

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈdɛrɛ]

Verb

dere

  1. third-person singular present of drát

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eːrə

Verb

dere

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of deren

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse þér, ér, from a variant of Proto-Germanic *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdeːɾə/
  • Rhymes: -eːrə

Pronoun

dere (objective case dere)

  1. (personal) you (2nd person plural subject pronoun)

See also


Serbo-Croatian

Verb

dere (Cyrillic spelling дере)

  1. third-person singular present of derati

Slovene

Verb

dere

  1. third-person singular present of dreti

Turkish

Etymology

From Persian دره(darre).

Noun

dere

  1. valley

Declension

References

  • dere in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

Welsh

Alternative forms

  • tyrd (North Wales)
  • tyred (North Wales, literary)

Pronunciation

  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈdɛrɛ/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /ˈdeːrɛ/, /ˈdɛrɛ/

Verb

dere

  1. (South Wales) second-person singular imperative of dod

Mutation


Zazaki

Etymology

From Persian دره(darre).

Noun

dere ?

  1. valley

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to injure.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)