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How to Pronounce bay?

Correct pronunciation for the word "bay" is [bˈe͡ɪ], [bˈe‍ɪ], [b_ˈeɪ].

Definition of bay

  1. A recess of the sea, caused by a bend inward of the land; a roadstead; a pond formed by a dam, for the purpose of driving mill-wheels; that part on each side between decks which lies between the bitts; a recess or opening in walls.
  2. Inclining to a chestnut colour, as a horse.
  3. To bark at; to follow with barking; so to chase as to bring to bay. At bay, the state of being compelled to turn upon pursuers from an inability to escape. To keep at bay, to ward off an attack, or to keep an enemy from closing in; also, to watch, as, to keep a man at bay.
  4. The laurel-tree. See Bays.
  5. To bark, as a dog at his game.
  6. the bark of a dog

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Bay?

  • The personal forms of the verb "bay" in present tense are:

  • - I bay

  • - You bay

  • - He/She/It bays

  • - We bay

  • - You bay

  • - They bay
  • What is the past tense of Bay?

  • The personal forms of the verb "bay" in the past tense are as follows:

  • 1st person singular: I bayed

  • 2nd person singular: You bayed

  • 3rd person singular: He/she/it bayed

  • 1st person plural: We bayed

  • 2nd person plural: You bayed

  • 3rd person plural: They bayed
  • What is the adverb for bay?

    The adverb form of the word "bay" is "baying".

    What is the adjective for bay?

    The adjective form of the word "bay" is "bay".

    Usage over time for bay:

    This graph shows how "bay" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of bay?

    The plural of the "bay" can be the "bays".

    What is the singular form of bay?

    The singular of the "bay" can be the "bay".

    Synonyms for Bay:


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