Definitions For Ray


  • Cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins
  • Any of the stiff bony spines in the fin of a fish
  • The syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization
  • A column of light (as from a beacon)
  • A group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation
  • A branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence
  • (mathematics) a straight line extending from a point


  • Expose to radiation
  • Extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center
  • Emit as rays

Is Ray a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Ray is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ray in a Sentence

  • Klieg lights were raying against the nighttime sky at the Hollywood premiere
  • Laugh wrinkles rayed out from the corners of the old man's eyes

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