Definition for the word Key.

  • a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
  • identify as in botany or biology, for example
  • (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court
  • any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music
  • United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812; the poem was later set to music and entitled `The Star-Spangled Banner' (1779-1843)
  • mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)
  • the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
  • serving as an essential component
  • a winged often one-seed indehiscent fruit as of the ash or elm or maple
  • a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access
  • a kilogram of a narcotic drug
  • a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
  • a list of answers to a test
  • a list of words or phrases that explain symbols or abbreviations
  • harmonize with or adjust to
  • metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
  • pitch of the voice
  • provide with a key
  • regulate the musical pitch of
  • something crucial for explaining
  • vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key

  • Is Key a Valid Scrabble Word?

    Yes Key is a valid Scrabble word.

    Scrabble Point Value of Key: 10 Points
    Anagrams of Key: KYE