How Do You Spell LYE?

Correct spelling for the English word "lye" is [l_ˈaɪ], [lˈa͡ɪ], [lˈa‍ɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for LYE

Below is the list of 140 misspellings for the word "lye".

Similar spelling words for LYE

Plural form of LYE is LYES

Definition of LYE

  1. Water impregnated with an alkaline salt, obtained by steeping wood-ashes amongst water; also spelt ley.

Anagrams of LYE

3 letters

2 letters

Usage Examples for LYE

  1. She brandished the saucepan as though she was about to throw the lye- water in her sister- in- law's face. - "L'Assommoir" by Emile Zola
  2. Gervaise, having undone her bundle, was spreading out the little ones' shirts, and as Madame Boche advised her to take a pailful of lye, she answered, Oh, no! - "L'Assommoir" by Emile Zola

What does lye stand for?

Abbreviation LYE means:

  1. RAF Lyneham, Lyneham, United Kingdom
  2. Lower Your Expectations