Lees in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is lees a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lees is a Scrabble US word. The word lees is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

L1E1E1S1

Is lees a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lees is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

L1E1E1S1

Is lees a Words With Friends word?

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

L2E1E1S1

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Valid words made from Lees

You can make 15 words from 'lees' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'lees'

EELS 4ELSE 4
LEES 4SEEL 4
SELE 4SLEE 4

3 letters words from 'lees'

EEL 3ELS 3
LEE 3LES 3
SEE 3SEL 3

2 letters words from 'lees'

EE 2EL 2
ES 2 

All 4 letters words made out of lees

lees eles lees eles eels eels lese else lsee slee esle sele lese else lsee slee esle sele eesl eesl esel seel esel seel

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

Definitions and meaning of lees

lees

Etymology 1

Old French lies, from Medieval Latin lias (lees, dregs) (descent via winemaking common in monasteries), from Gaulish *ligyā, *legyā (silt, sediment) (compare Welsh llai, Old Breton leh (deposit, silt)), from Proto-Celtic *legyā (layer), from Proto-Indo-European *legʰ- (to lie).

Noun

lees pl (plural only)

  1. The sediment that settles during fermentation of beverages, consisting of dead yeast and precipitated parts of the fruit.
Synonyms
  • (sediment): dregs
Related terms
  • lie
Translations

Etymology 2

Noun

lees

  1. plural of lee

Anagrams

  • EELS, ELEs, Slee, eels, else, lese, seel, sele

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch lezen.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɪəs/

Verb

lees (present lees, present participle lesende, past participle gelees)

  1. to read

Related terms

  • leser

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /leːs/
  • Rhymes: -eːs

Verb

lees

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lezen
  2. imperative of lezen

Anagrams

  • slee

Luxembourgish

Verb

lees

  1. second-person singular present indicative of leeën

North Frisian

Etymology

In sense 1 from Old Frisian lesa.

Verb

lees

  1. (Föhr-Amrum Dialect) to read
  2. (Föhr-Amrum Dialect) to load

Conjugation



Spanish

Verb

lees

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of leer.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • LEE, (Scots) to lie, make a false statement.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)