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Is gayly a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word gayly is a Scrabble US word. The word gayly is worth 12 points in Scrabble:

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Is gayly a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word gayly is a Scrabble UK word and has 12 points:

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Is gayly a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word gayly is a Words With Friends word. The word gayly is worth 12 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Gayly

You can make 14 words from 'gayly' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'gayly'

GAYLY 12 

4 letters words from 'gayly'

AGLY 8GYAL 8

3 letters words from 'gayly'

GAL 4GAY 7
LAG 4LAY 6
YAG 7YAY 9

2 letters words from 'gayly'

AG 3AL 2
AY 5LA 2
YA 5 

All 5 letters words made out of gayly

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

Definitions and meaning of gayly

gayly

Etymology

gay +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡeɪli/

Adverb

gayly (comparative more gayly, superlative most gayly)

  1. (uncommon, dated) Cheerfully; in a gay manner.
    • 1958, Printers' Ink (volume 262, page 28)
      Gayly-dressed mavournins and blaring bands stepped lively along Fifth Avenue.

Usage notes

  • The meaning "in a homosexual manner", while an obvious derivation of the current primary meaning of gay, rarely appears, and when it does, it is typically used with an awareness of its rarity. In reference to cheerfulness or joyfulness, gaily is much more common.

Homophones

  • Gaely, Gæly (neogaelic feminine name)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • GAY, cheerful.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)