Is stays a Scrabble word?

Yes, stays is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 7 points in Words with Friends

Stays is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word stays

The meaning of stays


17 definitions of the word stays.


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

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1 Anagram of Stays

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to stays:

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There are 3 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'stays'.

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