Miry in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is miry a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word miry is a Scrabble US word. The word miry is worth 9 points in Scrabble:

M3I1R1Y4

Is miry a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word miry is a Scrabble UK word and has 9 points:

M3I1R1Y4

Is miry a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word miry is a Words With Friends word. The word miry is worth 9 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

M4I1R1Y3

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Valid words made from Miry

You can make 6 words from 'miry' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'miry'

MIRY 9RIMY 9

3 letters words from 'miry'

MIR 5RIM 5

2 letters words from 'miry'

MI 4MY 7

All 4 letters words made out of miry

miry imry mriy rmiy irmy rimy miyr imyr myir ymir iymr yimr mryi rmyi myri ymri rymi yrmi irym riym iyrm yirm ryim yrim

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

Definitions and meaning of miry

miry

Etymology

From Middle English myry, equivalent to mire +‎ -y.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmaɪ(ə)ɹi/
  • Rhymes: -aɪəri

Adjective

miry (comparative mirier, superlative miriest)

  1. Relating to a mire; swampy, boggy. [from 14th c.]
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, V.10:
      Only these marishes and myrie bogs, / In which the fearefull ewftes do build their bowres, / Yeeld me an hostry mongst the croking frogs […].
    • 1908, Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows:
      summer was long over, and cold and frost and miry ways kept them much indoors […].
    • 1934 George Orwell, Burmese Days:
      Beyond the bazaar one could see the huge, miry river."

Synonyms

  • (like a mire): boggy, marshy, mucky, muddy, quaggy, sloughy, swampy; see also Thesaurus:marshy

Derived terms

  • miriness

Translations

Anagrams

  • Ymir, rimy

Middle English

Adjective

miry

  1. Alternative form of mery

Adverb

miry

  1. Alternative form of mery

Source: wiktionary.org
  • full of mire.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)