Definition of word 'key'

  • adj. serving as an essential component
  • n. metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
  • n. something crucial for explaining
  • n. pitch of the voice
  • n. any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music
  • n. a kilogram of a narcotic drug
  • n. a winged often one-seed indehiscent fruit as of the ash or elm or maple
  • n. United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812
  • n. a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
  • n. (basketball) a space
  • n. a list of answers to a test
  • n. a list of words or phrases that explain symbols or abbreviations
  • n. a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access
  • n. mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring
  • n. the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
  • n. a lever
  • v. identify as in botany or biology
  • v. provide with a key
  • v. vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key
  • v. regulate the musical pitch of
  • v. harmonize with or adjust to

Synonyms of the word 'key'

Antonyms of the word 'key'

Words with two extra letters in addition to the word 'key'

List of words that you can form using two extra letters in addition to letters from the word 'key'
Extra Letters Word Scrabble® Points
jr jerky 19
jo jokey 19
dy dykey 16
cp cepky 16
af afkey 15
fs fykes 15
ho hokey 15
ht kyhte 15
sy skyey 15
uy ueyky 15
ab aebky 14
ac ackey 14
dd dyked 14
lp kelpy 14
ap aepky 14
pr perky 14
ps pesky 14
op opkey 14
di dikey 13
ds dykes 13
eg egeky 13
de kdyed 13
dr dyker 13
ds dkyes 13
do ydkeo 13
ns ensky 12
ll kelly 12
rr kerry 12
ir kyire 12
st kyset 12
al aelky 12
er ereky 12
er erkey 12
rs rykes 12
is iksey 12
ss sykes 12
st syket 12
ls yelks 12
rs yerks 12
su yesku 12
is yikes 12
lo ylkeo 12
os yokes 12

Words with an extra letter

You can build the following words with an extra letter
Extra Letters Word Scrabble® Points
f fyke 14
d dyke 12
s keys 11
t kyte 11
r ryke 11
s syke 11
t tyke 11
l yelk 11
r yerk 11
u yeuk 11
o yoke 11

2 words found for letters 'EKY'

3 letter words

Anagrams of the word key, words consist of 'EKY'
Word Scrabble® Points Word with Friends® Points
key 10 9

2 letter words

Words that can be created using 2 letters from the word 'key'
Word Scrabble® Points Word with Friends® Points
ye 5 4

Also look for

Ultimate Word Finding Tool

Search using advanced options

Search using expression


Search using letters with up to two wildcards
Works For Scrabble, Word With Games, and WordBrain
Find Us On Facebook