Definitions of ray

The word "ray" uses 3 letters: ary.

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Scrabble US6
Scrabble UK6

v. t. - To array. 2

v. t. - To mark, stain, or soil; to streak; to defile. 2

n. - Array; order; arrangement; dress. 2

n. - One of a number of lines or parts diverging from a common point or center, like the radii of a circle; as, a star of six rays. 2

n. - A radiating part of a flower or plant; the marginal florets of a compound flower, as an aster or a sunflower; one of the pedicels of an umbel or other circular flower cluster; radius. See Radius. 2

n. - One of the radiating spines, or cartilages, supporting the fins of fishes. 2

n. - One of the spheromeres of a radiate, especially one of the arms of a starfish or an ophiuran. 2

n. - A line of light or heat proceeding from a radiant or reflecting point; a single element of light or heat propagated continuously; as, a solar ray; a polarized ray. 2

n. - One of the component elements of the total radiation from a body; any definite or limited portion of the spectrum; as, the red ray; the violet ray. See Illust. under Light. 2

n. - Sight; perception; vision; -- from an old theory of vision, that sight was something which proceeded from the eye to the object seen. 2

n. - One of a system of diverging lines passing through a point, and regarded as extending indefinitely in both directions. See Half-ray. 2

n. - To mark with long lines; to streak. 2

n. - To send forth or shoot out; to cause to shine out; as, to ray smiles. 2

v. i. - To shine, as with rays. 2

n. - Any one of numerous elasmobranch fishes of the order Raiae, including the skates, torpedoes, sawfishes, etc. 2

n. - In a restricted sense, any of the broad, flat, narrow-tailed species, as the skates and sting rays. See Skate. 2

Direct anagrams of ray

rya5 yar5

Unscramble words found within ary


Words formed by adding one letter

e - aery6 eyra6 yare6 year6

i - airy6

m - army9

t - arty6 tray6

l - aryl7

w - awry9 wary9

b - bray9

d - dray7 yard7

f - fray9

g - gray8

k - kyar10

n - nary7 yarn7

p - pray9

c - racy9

a - raya6

s - rays6 ryas6

v - vary10


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