2 Letters
2 Consonants
0 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use by as a adverb in a sentence.
About By
A 1 syllables adverb and 2 letters with the letters b, and y, 2 consonants, 0 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letters by. By starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters b, and the ending characters are y, ..
Definition
In reserve; not for immediate use; "started setting aside money to buy a car"; "put something by for her old age"; "has a nestegg tucked away for a rainy day"
Origin/Roots
Old English
School Grade
By is set as a kindergarten word that starts with b, ends with y, 1 syllables, 0 vowels and 2 letters.
Scrabble
Is by a scrabble word? A 7 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
By in Pig Latin is said as "ybay or ybway".
Unigram
b | y
Bigram
by
Word Gram
Adverb Examples
in reserve;
not for immediate use;
"started setting aside money to buy a car";
"put something by for her old age";
"has a nestegg tucked away for a rainy day"
so as to pass a given point;
"every hour a train goes past"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "By"

There are 120 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 by.

SynonymDefinition
Abeamat right angles to the length of a ship or airplane
Aboardon first or second or third base
"Their second homer with Bob Allison aboard"
About(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre
Abreastalongside each other, facing on the same direction
Accommodated To
According To
Adapted To
Adieua farewell remark
"they said their good-byes"
Adiosa farewell remark
"they said their good-byes"
Adjusted To

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Anagrams

There are 1 anagrams from by.

Anagram Definition
Byin reserve
not for immediate use
"started setting aside money to buy a car"
"put something by for her old age"
"has a nestegg tucked away for a rainy day"

View English words with the unique letters used in by. Words With The Letters By

Names With The Word "By"

210 names are spelled with by.

NameMaleFemale
RubyYesYes
AbbyNoYes
ByrdNoNo
SibylNoYes
ByrdieNoNo

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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 by.

Is by a scrabble word or can you use by in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 1238 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 1339 games. This 2 letter 7 point scrabble word can be rearranged 2 ways. What other words can be made with the letters b, and y? There's 6 with 4 letters or less with the letters b, and y. Here is a list of 6 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Baby (4 letters) 11 +4 12 +5 baby
Baya (4 letters) 9 +2 9 +2 baya
Bay (3 letters) 8 +1 8 +1 bay
Aby (3 letters) 8 +1 8 +1 bay
By (2 letters) 7 7 by
Abby (4 letters) 11 +4 12 +5 baby





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