3 Letters
3 Consonants
0 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use sly as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Sly
A 1 syllables adjective satellite and 3 letters with the letters l, s, and y, 3 consonants, 0 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter l. Sly starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters s, sl, and the ending characters are y, ly, ..
Marked by skill in deception; "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dik"; "a wily old attorney"
Middle English
School Grade
Sly is set as a kindergarten word that starts with s, ends with y, 1 syllables, 0 vowels and 3 letters.
Is sly a scrabble word? A 6 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Sly in Pig Latin is said as "yslay or yslway".
s | l | y
sl | ly
Word Gram

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Sly"

There are 690 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 sly.

Abominableexceptionally bad or displeasing
"atrocious taste"
"abominable workmanship"
"an awful voice"
"dreadful manners"
"a painful performance"
"terrible handwriting"
"an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room"
Abstrusedifficult to penetrate
incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge
"the professor''s lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"
"a deep metaphysical theory"
"some recondite problem in historiography"
Acutea mark ('') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
Acute Accent
Adroitquick or skillful or adept in action or thought
"an exceptionally adroit pianist"
"an adroit technician"
"his adroit replies to hecklers won him many followers"
"an adroit negotiator"
Adustburned brown by the sun
"of an adust complexion"- Sir Walter Scott
Aguea mark ('') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
Ambidextrousmarked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another
"she was a deceitful scheming little thing"- Israel Zangwill
"a double-dealing double agent"
"a double-faced infernal traitor and
Ambuscadethe act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise

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There are 1 anagrams from sly.

Anagram Definition
Slymarked by skill in deception
"cunning men often pass for wise"
"deep political machinations"
"a foxy scheme"
"a slick evasive answer"
"sly as a fox"
"tricky Dik"
"a wily old attorney"

View English words with the unique letters used in sly. Words With The Letters Lsy

Names With The Word "Sly"

93 names are spelled with sly.


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Similar Words

There are 1 words that are similar to "Sly".

Similar WordDefinition
Artfulmarked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft;
"the artful dodger";
"an artful choice of metaphors"

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 sly.

Is sly a scrabble word or can you use sly in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 5053 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 4553 games. This 3 letter 6 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters l, s, and y? There's 14 with 5 letters or less with the letters l, s, and y. Here is a list of 14 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Sally (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +3 sally
Islay (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +2 ailsy
Sibyl (5 letters) 10 +4 11 +5 sibyl
Lysis (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +2 lysis
Lyssa (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +2 alssy
Slay (4 letters) 7 +1 7 +1 slay
Scaly (5 letters) 10 +4 11 +5 scaly
Sly (3 letters) 6 6 sly
Silky (5 letters) 12 +6 12 +6 silky
Sadly (5 letters) 9 +3 9 +3 sadly
Shyly (5 letters) 14 +8 12 +6 shyly
Slyly (5 letters) 11 +5 11 +5 slyly
Asyla (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +2 asyla
Shyla (5 letters) 11 +5 10 +4 shyla


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