How Do You Spell LYRE?

Correct spelling for the English word "lyre" is [l_ˈaɪə], [lˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [lˈa‍ɪ‍ə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for LYRE

Below is the list of 142 misspellings for the word "lyre".

Similar spelling words for LYRE

Plural form of LYRE is LYRES

Definition of LYRE

  1. A stringed instrument of music; a kind of harp much used by the ancients, as an accompaniment to poetry.

Anagrams of LYRE

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Usage Examples for LYRE

  1. To the sound of Orpheus's lyre they smote with oars the rushing sea water, and the surge broke over the oar blades. - "The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles" by Padraic Colum
  2. To pay you homage due, 10 I leave the gates of sleep; nor shall my lyre Too far into the splendid hours of morn Engage your audience; my observant hand Shall close the strain ere any sultry beam Approach you. - "Poetical Works of Akenside" by Mark Akenside