5 Letters
4 Consonants
1 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use apply as a verb in a sentence.
About Apply
A 2 syllables verb and 5 letters with the letters a, l, p, and y, 4 consonants, 1 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter p. Apply starts with a vowel and ends in a consonant with the starting letters a, ap, app, appl, and the ending characters are y, ly, ply, pply, . Apply is also a double consonant (pp) word. View the double consonant words list.
Ask (for something); "He applied for a leave of absence"; "She applied for college"; "apply for a job"
Old French
Is apply a scrabble word? A 12 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Apply in Pig Latin is said as "applyay or applyway".
a | p | p | l | y
ap | pp | pl | ly
app | ppl | ply
appl | pply
Word Gram
Verb Examples
ask (for something);
"He applied for a leave of absence";
"She applied for college";
"apply for a job"
refer (a word or name) to a person or thing;
"He applied this racial slur to me!"
put into service;
make work or employ (something) for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose;
"use your head!";
"we only use Spanish at home";
"I can't make use of this tool";
"apply a magnetic field here";
"This thinking was applied
apply to a surface;
"She applied paint to the back of the house";
"Put on make-up!"
give or convey physically;
"She gave him First Aid";
"I gave him a punch in the nose"
ensure observance of laws and rules;
"apply the rules to everyone";

avail oneself to;
"apply a principle";
"practice a religion";
"use care when going down the stairs";
"use your common sense";
"practice non-violent resistance"
apply oneself to;
"Please apply yourself to your homework"
be pertinent or relevant or applicable;
"The same laws apply to you!";
"This theory holds for all irrational numbers";
"The same rules go for everyone"
be applicable to;
as to an analysis;
"This theory lends itself well to our new data"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Apply"

There are 426 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to apply.

Accouterprovide with military equipment
Accoutreprovide with military equipment
Accreditgive credit for
"She was not properly credited in the program"
Acidstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Acquirecome to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
"He grew a beard"
"The patient developed abdominal pains"
Addresssocial skill
Adjurecommand solemnly
Administergive or apply (medications)
Adopttake into one''s family
"They adopted two children from Nicaragua"
Adverta public promotion of some product or service

View all cognitive synonyms for Apply


There are 1 anagrams from apply.

Anagram Definition
Applyask (for something)
"He applied for a leave of absence"
"She applied for college"
"apply for a job"

View English words with the unique letters used in apply. Words With The Letters Alpy


Apply derives from 3 words.

Word Definition
Applicanta person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
Applicationa diligent effort
"it is a job requiring serious application"
Appliera device for applying a substance


Apply has 4 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Bespeakexpress the need or desire for
ask for
"She requested an extra bed in her room"
"She called for room service"
Call For
Questthe act of searching for something
"a quest for diamonds"
Requesta formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority


There are 2 hyponyms for apply

Word Definition
Put In
Submitaccept or undergo, often unwillingly;
"We took a pay cut"

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word apply.

Is apply a scrabble word or can you use apply in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 1045660 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 1277257 games. This 5 letter 12 point scrabble word can be rearranged 60 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, l, p, and y? There's 5 with 7 letters or less with the letters a, l, p, and y. Here is a list of 5 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Play (4 letters) 9 10 ylap
Apply (5 letters) 12 14 alppy
Pally (5 letters) 10 12 pally
Paly (4 letters) 9 10 ylap
Playa (5 letters) 10 11 playa


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