How many points in Scrabble is lye worth? lye how many points in Words With Friends? What does lye mean? Get all these answers on this page.
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Is lye a Scrabble word?
Yes. The word lye is a Scrabble US word. The word lye is worth 6 points in Scrabble:
Is lye a Scrabble UK word?
Yes. The word lye is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:
Is lye a Words With Friends word?
Yes. The word lye is a Words With Friends word. The word lye is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):
|LEY 6||LYE 6|
|EL 2||YE 5|
lye yle ley ely yel eyl
Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word lye. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in lye.
From Old English lēag, from Proto-Germanic *laugō, from Proto-Indo-European *lewh₃- (“to wash”).
lye (countable and uncountable, plural lyes)
lye (third-person singular simple present lyes, present participle lyeing or lying, simple past and past participle lyed)
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lye (plural lyes)
lye (third-person singular simple present lyes, present participle lying, simple past lay, past participle lain or layn)
lye in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
From Old Norse hlýja, from the adjective hlýr.
lye (present tense lyer, past tense lydde, past participle lydd/lytt, passive infinitive lyast, present participle lyande, imperative ly)
lye (present tense lyar or lyer, past tense lya or lydde, past participle lya or lydd, present participle lyande)
See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.