Flee in Scrabble Dictionary

What does flee mean? Is flee a Scrabble word?

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Is flee a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word flee is a Scrabble US word. The word flee is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

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Is flee a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word flee is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

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Is flee a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word flee is a Words With Friends word. The word flee is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Flee

You can make 10 words from 'flee' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'flee'

FEEL 7FLEE 7

3 letters words from 'flee'

EEL 3ELF 6
FEE 6LEE 3

2 letters words from 'flee'

EE 2EF 5
EL 2FE 5

All 4 letters words made out of flee

flee lfee fele efle lefe elfe flee lfee fele efle lefe elfe feel efel feel efel eefl eefl leef elef leef elef eelf eelf

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

Definitions and meaning of flee

flee

Etymology

From Old English flēon, from Proto-Germanic *fleuhaną, from Proto-Indo-European *plewk-, *plew- (to fly, flow, run).

Cognate with Dutch vlieden, German fliehen, Icelandic flýja, Swedish fly, Gothic 𐌸𐌻𐌹𐌿𐌷𐌰𐌽 (þliuhan). Within English, related to fly and more distantly to flow.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fliː/
  • Rhymes: -iː
  • Homophone: flea

Verb

flee (third-person singular simple present flees, present participle fleeing, simple past and past participle fled)

  1. (intransitive) To run away; to escape.
  2. (transitive) To escape from.
  3. (intransitive) To disappear quickly; to vanish.

Derived terms

  • beflee

Related terms

  • flight

Translations

Anagrams

  • elfe, feel, fele, leef

Middle English

Noun

flee

  1. Alternative form of fle

Scots

Alternative forms

  • fle, flei

Etymology

From Middle English flye, from Old English flȳġe, flēoge, from Proto-Germanic *fleugǭ. Compare English fly, Dutch vlieg, German Fliege.

Noun

flee

  1. fly

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