Is stay a Scrabble word?

Yes, stay is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Stay is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word stay

The meaning of stay


16 definitions of the word stay.


  1. Stay the same; remain in a certain state
  2. Stay put (in a certain place); we are not moving to Cincinnati"
  3. Dwell
  4. Continue in a place, position, or situation
  5. Remain behind
  6. Stop or halt
  7. Stay behind
  8. Hang on during a trial of endurance
  9. Stop a judicial process
  10. Fasten with stays
  11. Overcome or allay


  1. Continuing or remaining in a place or state
  2. The state of inactivity following an interruption
  3. A judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted
  4. A thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset)
  5. (nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in stay?

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Unscramble the letters in stay

There are 13 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'stay'.

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