5 letter words starting with BAY

5 letter words starting with BAY in English

5 letter words starting with BAYE

5 letter words starting with BAYO

Common 5 letter words starting with BAY with meaning

Bayed 1. Parts of Speech


2. Definitions
  • (of a dog) bark or howl loudly.
  • (of a group of people) shout loudly and demand something.
3. Pronunciations
  • US: /beɪd/
  • UK: /beɪd/
4. Origin and Usage

The word "bayed" comes from the Middle English word "bayen", which means "to bark". It is often used to describe the loud barking or howling of a dog, especially when it is chasing something. It can also be used to describe a group of people who are shouting loudly and demanding something.

5. Synonyms
  • Bark
  • Howl
  • Yelp
  • Shout
  • Demand
6. Related Words
  • Babel
  • Baker
  • Bison
  • Blaze
  • Bliss
7. Example Sentences
  • The hound bayed at the moon all night.
  • The protesters bayed for the release of the political prisoners.

Part of Speech: Noun

Definition: A marshy outlet of a lake or a river, typically in the southern United States.

Pronunciations: US: /ˈbaɪ.u/; UK: /ˈbaɪ.uː/

Origin and Usage: The word "bayou" comes from the Choctaw word "bayuk", which means "small stream". It is primarily used in the southern United States, particularly in Louisiana, where bayous are abundant.

Synonyms: Swamp, marsh, bog, slough

Related Words: Swamp, delta, slush, boggy, fenny

Example Sentences:

  • He loved to go fishing in the bayou behind his house.
  • The bayou was teeming with alligators and other wildlife.
  • The air was thick with the smell of the bayou.