3 Definitions of Lye

The meaning of the word lye, the definition of Lye:

n. - A strong caustic alkaline solution of potassium salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes. It is much used in making soap, etc.

n. - A short side line, connected with the main line; a turn-out; a siding.

n. - A falsehood.

The word "lye" uses 3 letters: E L Y

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after lye, or to lye in any order:

d - yeld   e - eely   f - fley   g - gley   k - yelk   l - yell   m - elmy ylem   p - yelp   r - lyre rely   s - leys lyes lyse   u - yule   v - levy   w - wyle  

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