3 Letters
3 Consonants
0 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use fly as a noun, adjective satellite or as a verb in a sentence.
About Fly
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters f, l, and y, 3 consonants, 0 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter l. Fly starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters f, fl, and the ending characters are y, ly, ..
Definition
(baseball) a hit that flies up in the air
Origin/Roots
Old English
School Grade
Fly is set as a kindergarten word that starts with f, ends with y, 1 syllables, 0 vowels and 3 letters.
Scrabble
Is fly a scrabble word? A 9 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Fly in Pig Latin is said as "yflay or yflway".
Unigram
f | l | y
Bigram
fl | ly
Trigram
fly
Word Gram
Noun Examples
(baseball) a hit that flies up in the air
two-winged insects characterized by active flight
an opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or buttons concealed by a fold of cloth
fisherman's lure consisting of a fishhook decorated to look like an insect
flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent
Verb Examples
decrease rapidly and disappear;
"the money vanished in las Vegas";
"all my stock assets have vaporized"
change quickly from one emotional state to another;
"fly into a rage"
hit a fly
transport by aeroplane;
"We fly flowers from the Caribbean to North America"

travel in an airplane;
"she is flying to Cincinnati tonight";
"Are we driving or flying?"
move quickly or suddenly;
"He flew about the place"
travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft;
"Lindbergh was the first to fly the Atlantic"
cause to fly or float;
"fly a kite"
travel through the air;
be airborne;
"Man cannot fly"
fly a plane
pass away rapidly;
"Time flies like an arrow";
"Time fleeing beneath him"
run away quickly;
"He threw down his gun and fled"
display in the air or cause to float;
"fly a kite";
"All nations fly their flags in front of the U.N."
Adjective Satellite Examples
(British informal) not to be deceived or hoodwinked

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Fly"

There are 532 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 fly.

SynonymDefinition
Abatebecome less in amount or intensity
"The storm abated"
"The rain let up after a few hours"
Abideput up with something or somebody unpleasant
"I cannot bear his constant criticism"
"The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"
"he learned to tolerate the heat"
"She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
Abscondrun away
usually includes taking something or somebody along
Absquatulaterun away
usually includes taking something or somebody along
Advancethe act of moving forward toward a goal
Advancementgradual improvement or growth or development
"advancement of knowledge"
"great progress in the arts"
Aeroplanean aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets
"the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
Aimthe action of directing something at an object
"he took aim and fired"
Airlifttransportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)
Airplanean aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets
"the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"

View all cognitive synonyms for Fly

Anagrams

There are 1 anagrams from fly.

Anagram Definition
Fly(baseball) a hit that flies up in the air

View English words with the unique letters used in fly. Words With The Letters Fly

Derives

Fly derives from 1 words.

Word Definition
Fly(baseball) a hit that flies up in the air

Hypernyms

Fly has 3 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Hit(baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)
"he came all the way around on Williams'' hit"
Hittingthe act of contacting one thing with another
"repeated hitting raised a large bruise"
"after three misses she finally got a hit"
Strikingthe act of contacting one thing with another
"repeated hitting raised a large bruise"
"after three misses she finally got a hit"

Hyponyms

There are 6 hyponyms for fly

Word Definition
Blasta long and hard-hit fly ball
Flare(baseball) a fly ball hit a short distance into the outfield
Linera piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment
Line Drive
Pop Fly
Texas Leaguer

Names With The Word "Fly"

5 names are spelled with fly.

NameMaleFemale
FlynnYesNo
FlyntYesNo
ButterflyNoYes
FlyNoNo
FlyssaNoYes

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 fly.

Is fly a scrabble word or can you use fly in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 10106 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 11382 games. This 3 letter 9 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters f, l, and y? There's 4 with 5 letters or less with the letters f, l, and y. Here is a list of 4 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Fly (3 letters) 9 9 fly
Felly (5 letters) 11 +2 12 +3 felly
Flay (4 letters) 10 +1 10 +1 flay
Leafy (5 letters) 11 +2 11 +2 leafy





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