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Is yare a Scrabble word?

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

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Is yare a Scrabble UK word?

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

Y4A1R1E1

Is yare a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word yare is a Words With Friends word. The word yare is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Yare

You can make 26 words from 'yare' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'yare'

AERY 7AYRE 7
EYRA 7YARE 7
YEAR 7 

3 letters words from 'yare'

ARE 3ARY 6
AYE 6EAR 3
ERA 3RAY 6
RYA 6RYE 6
YAE 6YAR 6
YEA 6YER 6

2 letters words from 'yare'

AE 2AR 2
AY 5EA 2
ER 2RE 2
YA 5YE 5

All 4 letters words made out of yare

yare ayre yrae ryae arye raye yaer ayer year eyar aeyr eayr yrea ryea yera eyra reya erya arey raey aery eary reay eray

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

Definitions and meaning of yare

yare

Etymology 1

From Middle English yare, ȝare, from Old English ġearu (prepared, ready, prompt, equipped, complete, finished, yare), from Proto-West Germanic *garu, from Proto-Germanic *garwaz (ready).

Cognate with Dutch gaar (done, well-cooked), German gar (done, well-cooked; wholly, at all), Icelandic görr, gerr (perfect).

Alternative forms

  • yar (for the nautical sense)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jɛə(ɹ)/
  • Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ)

Adjective

yare (comparative yarer, superlative yarest)

  1. (archaic) Ready; prepared.
  2. (Britain dialectal) Ready, alert, prepared, prompt.
    • c. 1601, William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night, Act III scene iv[1]:
      [] Dismount thy tuck, be yare in thy preparation, for thy assailant is quick, skillful and deadly.
  3. Eager, keen, lively, handy; agile, nimble.
  4. (nautical, of a ship) Easily manageable and responsive to the helm; yar.
    • c. 1587-1612 (undated), Sir Walter Raleigh, letter to Prince Henry
      The lesser [ship] will come and go, leave or take, and is yare; whereas the greater is slow.
Derived terms
  • yarely
Translations

Adverb

yare (comparative more yare, superlative most yare)

  1. (archaic) Yarely.
    • c. 1610-11, William Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act I scene i[2]:
      Hey, my hearts! Cheerly, cheerly, my hearts! Yare, yare! Take in the topsail. Tend to th'Master's whistle. []

Etymology 2

Noun

yare

  1. Alternative form of yair

Anagrams

  • Arey, Ayer, Ayre, Raye, Reay, aery, ayre, eyra, year

Japanese

Romanization

yare

  1. Rōmaji transcription of やれ

Ternate

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈja.ɾe]

Verb

yare

  1. (transitive) to scatter

References

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Tocharian B

Noun

yare

  1. gravel

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a stick three feet long; any standard of measurement.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)