Definitions of yeast
n. - The foam, or troth (top yeast), or the sediment (bottom yeast), of beer or other in fermentation, which contains the yeast plant or its spores, and under certain conditions produces fermentation in saccharine or farinaceous substances; a preparation used for raising dough for bread or cakes, and making it light and puffy; barm; ferment. 2
n. - Spume, or foam, of water. 2
n. - A form of fungus which grows as indvidual rounded cells, rather than in a mycelium, and reproduces by budding; esp. members of the orders Endomycetales and Moniliales. Some fungi may grow both as a yeast or as a mycelium, depending on the conditions of growth. 2
The word "yeast" uses 5 letters: A E S T Y.
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after yeast (in bold), or to aesty in any order:
d - stayed steady f - safety g - gayest stagey l - lysate slatey m - mateys mayest steamy n - yentas r - estray stayer yarest s - sayest yeasts w - sweaty y - yeasty
Shorter words found within yeast:
ae as at ate ates ay aye ayes ays east easy eat eats es et eta etas eyas sae sat sate say sea seat set seta stay stey sty stye ta tae tas tea teas tye tyes ya ye yea yeas yes yet
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