LYE in Scrabble

LYE is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 3-letter word and contains the following letters E L Y (sorted alphabetically). LYE is a noun. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

Score table for LYE

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By adding one letter to LYE you can create these words

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1. KYLE11K5Y4L1E1sowpodstwl06
2. YLKE11Y4L1K5E1sowpodstwl06
3. YELK11Y4E1L1K5sowpodstwl06
4. FLEY10F4L1E1Y4sowpodstwl06
5. LEVY10L1E1V4Y4sowpodstwl06
6. HYLE10H4Y4L1E1sowpodstwl06
7. FYLE10F4Y4L1E1sowpodstwl06
8. WYLE10W4Y4L1E1sowpodstwl06
9. ELMY9E1L1M3Y4sowpodstwl06
10. YELM9Y4E1L1M3sowpodstwl06
11. LYME9L1Y4M3E1sowpodstwl06
12. BLEY9B3L1E1Y4sowpodstwl06
13. YLEM9Y4L1E1M3sowpodstwl06
14. YELP9Y4E1L1P3sowpodstwl06
15. GLEY8G2L1E1Y4sowpodstwl06
16. YELD8Y4E1L1D2sowpodstwl06
17. YELL7Y4E1L1L1sowpodstwl06
18. YULE7Y4U1L1E1sowpodstwl06
19. RELY7R1E1L1Y4sowpodstwl06
20. LYSE7L1Y4S1E1sowpodstwl06
21. LYRE7L1Y4R1E1sowpodstwl06
22. LYES7L1Y4E1S1sowpodstwl06
23. LEYS7L1E1Y4S1sowpodstwl06
24. LYNE7L1Y4N1E1sowpodstwl06
25. LYTE7L1Y4T1E1sowpodstwl06
26. SLEY7S1L1E1Y4sowpodstwl06
27. YALE7Y4A1L1E1sowpodstwl06
28. YELT7Y4E1L1T1sowpodstwl06
29. EELY7E1E1L1Y4sowpodstwl06

Words starting with LYE

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1. LYES7L1Y4E1S1sowpodstwl06

Words ending with LYE

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1. SPULYE11S1P3U1L1Y4E1sowpodstwl06
2. RALLYE9R1A1L1L1Y4E1sowpodstwl06
3. TAILYE9T1A1I1L1Y4E1sowpodstwl06

Definition of LYE

A strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide

Synonyms of LYE

noun caustic

Wiktionary says

  1. A strong caustic alkaline solution of potassium or sodium salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes. It is much used in making soap as well as its use in biodiesel.
Wikipedia says
Lye is a corrosive alkaline substance, commonly sodium hydroxide or historically potassium hydroxide. Previously, lye was among the many different alkalis leached from hardwood ashes. Now, lye is commercially manufactured using a membrane cell method.
Score table
1p. E, A, I, O, N, R, T, L, S, U
2p. D, G
3p. B, C, M, P
4p. F, H, V, W, Y
5p. K
8p. J, X
10p. Q, Z