Vire in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is vire a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word vire is a Scrabble US word. The word vire is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

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Is vire a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word vire is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

V4I1R1E1

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4 letters words from 'vire'

RIVE 7VIER 7
VIRE 7 

3 letters words from 'vire'

IRE 3REI 3
REV 6VIE 6

2 letters words from 'vire'

ER 2RE 2

All 4 letters words made out of vire

vire ivre vrie rvie irve rive vier iver veir evir ievr eivr vrei rvei veri evri revi ervi irev riev ierv eirv reiv eriv

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

Definitions and meaning of vire

vire

Etymology

From Old French vire, from virer (to turn). Compare veer, vireton.

Noun

vire (plural vires)

  1. An arrow, having a rotary motion, formerly used with the crossbow.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Gower to this entry?)

Verb

vire (third-person singular simple present vires, present participle viring, simple past and past participle vired)

  1. to transfer a surplus from one account to cover a deficit in another, to make a virement.
    • 1996, Derek Glover & Sue Law, Managing Professional Development in Education:
      For example, in 1993, only 8 per cent of the survey schools said that they were likely to vire funds if problems arose during the year.
    • 2005, House of Commons (United Kingdom), Prison Education Report:
      Prison education budgets were placed in the hands of prison governors who could vire money to other areas of the prisons.
    • 2012, David Maclaren, "Changing the Civil Service", Managing Public Services:
      Because we cannot vire money between budgets, we buy more machines than we need, but cannot pay anyone to run them!

Anagrams

  • Iver, iver, rive, vier

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɪrɛ]

Noun

vire

  1. vocative singular of vir

Finnish

Etymology

Related to viri, Estonian vire, Karelian viri and Votic vire.

Noun

vire

  1. A light breeze or the small, disappearing waves on top of water produced by a breeze.
    Synonym: tuulenvire
  2. A shed (area between upper and lower warp yarns in a loom)
    Synonym: viriö
  3. (music) The state or condition of being correctly tuned; tune.
  4. (music) The overall pitch an instrument is tuned to, relative to a standard frequency; tuning.

Declension

Derived terms

  • olla vireessä
  • olla vireillä

Anagrams

  • revi, rive, veri

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /viʁ/
  • Homophones: virent, vires

Etymology 1

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Noun

vire f (plural vires)

  1. (Switzerland) A small ledge on the side of a mountain

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

vire

  1. first/third-person singular present indicative of virer
  2. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of virer
  3. second-person singular imperative of virer

Anagrams

  • ivre, rive, rivé

Galician

Verb

vire

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of virar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of virar

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈwi.reː/, [ˈwɪ.reː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈvi.re/, [ˈviː.rɛ]

Verb

virē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of vireō

Portuguese

Verb

vire

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of virar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of virar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of virar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of virar

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbiɾe/

Verb

vire

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of virar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of virar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of virar.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • VIRANDA, (Hindi) a roofed gallery, terrace, or open portico along the front or side of a building.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)