Definitions For Idly

adverb

  • In an idle manner

noun

  • To run without being connected for doing useful work
  • To spend time doing nothing or nothing useful
  • To cause (someone or something) to stop working : to make (someone or something) idle

Is Idly a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
8

The word Idly is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Idly in a Sentence

  • There has been a lot of idle speculation about what might happen, but no one really knows.
  • The idle days of summer
  • She left the engine idling for a few seconds before she turned it off.
  • The cars idled in traffic.
  • A group of boys idled in the doorway.

Synonyms for Idly

Antonyms for Idly

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