Sue in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is sue a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word sue is a Scrabble US word. The word sue is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

S1U1E1

Is sue a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word sue is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

S1U1E1

Is sue a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word sue is a Words With Friends word. The word sue is worth 4 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Sue

You can make 4 words from 'sue' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'sue'

SUE 3USE 3

2 letters words from 'sue'

ES 2US 2

All 3 letters words made out of sue

sue use seu esu ues eus

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Definitions and meaning of sue

sue

Etymology

From Middle English seuen, sewen, siwen, borrowed from Anglo-Norman suer, siwer et al. and Old French sivre (to follow after) ( > French suivre), from Vulgar Latin *sequere (to follow), from Latin sequi. Cognate with Italian seguire and Spanish seguir. Doublet of segue. Related to suit.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /suː/
  • Rhymes: -uː
  • Homophones: Sioux, sou, Su, Sue

Verb

sue (third-person singular simple present sues, present participle suing, simple past and past participle sued)

  1. (transitive) To file a legal action against someone, generally a non-criminal action.
  2. (transitive, intransitive) To seek by request; to make application; to petition; to entreat; to plead.
  3. (transitive, falconry, of a hawk) To clean (the beak, etc.).
  4. (transitive, nautical) To leave high and dry on shore.
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  5. (obsolete, transitive) To court.
  6. (obsolete, transitive) To follow.
    • And the olde knyght seyde unto the yonge knyght, ‘Sir, swith me.’
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queen, III. iv:
      though oft looking backward, well she vewd, / Her selfe freed from that foster insolent, / And that it was a knight, which now her sewd, / Yet she no lesse the knight feard, then that villein rude.

Quotations

  • For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:sue.

Derived terms

  • sue for peace

Related terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • EUS, SEU, UEs, ues, use

Ewe

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /suːɛ/, /suːeɪ/

Adjective

sue

  1. small

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sy/
  • Homophones: su, suent, sues, sus, sut, sût
  • Rhymes: -y

Verb

sue

  1. inflection of suer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative
  2. feminine singular past participle of savoir

Anagrams

  • eus, use, usé

Italian

Etymology

From Latin suae

Adjective

sue

  1. his, her, its; plural of sua

Japanese

Romanization

sue

  1. Rōmaji transcription of すえ

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈsu.e/, [ˈsʊ.ɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈsu.e/, [ˈsuː.ɛ]

Verb

sue

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of suō

Noun

sue

  1. ablative singular of sūs

Middle English

Noun

sue

  1. Alternative form of sowe

Portuguese

Verb

sue

  1. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of suar
  2. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of suar
  3. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of suar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of suar
  5. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of suar
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of suar

Tarantino

Pronoun

sue m (possessive) (Feminine: soje)

  1. his

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SUDS, to wash in soapy water.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)