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KEY

'KEY' is a 3 letter word starting with K and ending with Y
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Crossword clues for 'KEY'

ClueAnswer
___ lime pie (3)KEY
Clockwork winder (3)KEY
E or G, e.g. (3)KEY
E or G, in music (3)KEY
Lock opener (3)KEY
Lock-opener (3)KEY
He wrote "Defence of Fort M'Henry" (3)KEY
Piano lever (3)KEY
Safe box opener (3)KEY
It has all the answers (3)KEY
Under lock and __ (3)KEY
A-flat, e.g. (3)KEY

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for KEY

3 letter words

AIT - BAR - CAY - CUE - FIT - FIX - HUE - KEY - LIP - SET - VIP

4 letter words

BANG - BELL - BOLT - CAST - CLAP - CLUE - CODE - CRIB - CTRL - FOLD - HINT - HOLM - HORN - ISLE - LEAD - LOCK - MAIN - MOOD - NOTE - PIPE - PONY - REED - REEF - SEAL - SHUT - SLAM - SNAP - SYNC - TINT - TONE - TROT - TRUE - TUNE - WIND

5 letter words

ADAPT - ATOLL - AXIAL - BASIC - CHIEF - CHOKE - CLOSE - COLOR - COURT - COVER - CUT TO - DEPTH - FIRST - GLOSS - GUIDE - HUMOR - INDEX - ISLET - KEY TO - LATCH - LEVEL - LOBBY - MAJOR - MINOR - PITCH - PLUMB - RIGHT - SCENT - SHADE - SLIDE - SPOOR - STYLE - TELEX - TENOR - TINCT - TINGE - TONIC - TRACE - VALVE - VITAL - WHIFF - ZIP UP

6 letter words

ACCESS - ACCORD - ADJUST - ATTUNE - BATTEN - BUTTON - CLAVIS - FASTEN - FOLD UP - GEAR TO - HEIGHT - ISLAND - LEGEND - LOCK UP - MIDDLE - OPENER - PALLOR - SEAL UP - SECURE - SENDER - SHUT UP - TAILOR - TICKER - TICKET - TIMBRE - TIP OFF - TIP-OFF - TOOTER - TRIM TO - TRUE UP - ZIPPER

7 letter words

CENTRAL - CENTRIC - CLOSE UP - CONTAIN - CRUCIAL - CUE WORD - HOT LEAD - INGROUP - KEY WORD - KEYNOTE - LOCK OUT - MEASURE - MEDIANT - MIDMOST - OCCLUDE - PADLOCK - PASSKEY - PIVOTAL - RECTIFY - SANDBAR - SEAL OFF - SOUNDER - VESTIGE

8 letter words

ADJUST TO - BIG WHEEL - BUTTON UP - CARDINAL - CHOKE OFF - CHROMISM - COLORING - CONTRACT - CRITICAL - DECODING - DOMINANT - EQUALIZE - EVIDENCE - GLOSSARY - LATCHKEY - LINCHPIN - LOBBYIST - LOW PITCH - MAJOR KEY - OMPHALIC - PASSWORD - RASPUTIN - RECEIVER - REGISTER - REGULATE - SANDBANK - SET RIGHT - SOLUTION - STRANGLE - SUBTONIC - SVENGALI - TELETYPE - TELLTALE - TINCTURE - TONALITY - TONIC KEY

9 letter words

AEROPHONE - BARRICADE - CAN OPENER - CATCHWORD - CHURCH KEY - COLOURING - CONSTRICT - CORAL HEAD - CORAL REEF - CORKSCREW - ESSENTIAL - FREQUENCY - HARMONIZE - HIGH PITCH - IMPORTANT - INDICATOR - INFLUENCE - KINGMAKER - MAKE PLUMB - MASTER KEY - NECESSARY - PRINCIPAL - PUT IN TUNE - RECONCILE - REWORDING - SKIN COLOR - STRATEGIC - TIN OPENER - UMBILICAL

10 letter words

ASSIMILATE - BATTEN DOWN - CENTERMOST - CENTROIDAL - CHROMATISM - COLORATION - COMPLEXION - COORDINATE - DOUBLE REED - EMBOUCHURE - GEOCENTRIC - HIDDEN HAND - HOMOLOGATE - HOMOLOGIZE - INDICATION - INFLUENCER - INSULARITY - INTIMATION - METAPHRASE - MIDDLEMOST - MOUTHPIECE - NEWS TICKER - OPEN SESAME - PARAPHRASE - PEDAL POINT - PROPORTION - SIMILARIZE - SUBMEDIANT - SUGGESTION - SUPERTONIC - TELEGRAPHY - TELETYPING - UNDERCOLOR - WIRE-PULLER

11 letter words

ACCOMMODATE - ACHROMATISM - ARCHIPELAGO - CENTRALIZED - COLOR SCHEME - COLOURATION - CORAL ISLAND - DESCRIPTION - ELECTRICITY - EXPLANATION - EXPLICATION - FRENCH PITCH - HEAVYWEIGHT - INTERLINEAR - INTERRUPTER - ISLAND GROUP - ISLANDOLOGY - LATCHSTRING - MAKE UNIFORM - MANIPULATOR - RESTATEMENT - SHUT THE DOOR - SKELETON KEY - SQUEEZE SHUT - STOCK TICKER - SUBDOMINANT - SUBSTANTIAL - SYNCHRONIZE - TELEPRINTER - TRANSLATION - TRANSMITTER - WIRE SERVICE

12 letter words

BAD INFLUENCE - BOTTLE OPENER - COLOR BALANCE - COLOR HARMONY - CONCENTRATED - DECIPHERMENT - GRAY EMINENCE - KEY SIGNATURE - NATURAL COLOR - POWERS THAT BE - TELEGRAPHICS

13 letter words

AMPLIFICATION - BILINGUAL TEXT - CLARIFICATION - EMINENCE GRISE - ESTABLISHMENT - FIVE-PERCENTER - FRIEND AT COURT - GOOD INFLUENCE - INDISPENSABLE - OCEANIC ISLAND - PRESSURE GROUP - STANDARD PITCH - TELAUTOGRAPHY - TRANSCRIPTION - TYPOTELEGRAPH - WHEELER-DEALER

14 letter words

CAR THIEVES TOOL - CLASSICAL PITCH - DECORATOR COLOR - MAN OF INFLUENCE - STRAW IN THE WIND - TELETYPEWRITER - TYPOTELEGRAPHY - WIND INSTRUMENT

15 letter words

CENTROSYMMETRIC - FREE TRANSLATION - LORDS OF CREATION - TELETYPE NETWORK - TELETYPEWRITING - TRANSLITERATION

16 letter words

DUPLEX TELEGRAPHY - INFLUENCE PEDDLER - LOOSE TRANSLATION - SPECIAL INTERESTS - THE ESTABLISHMENT

17 letter words

CONTINENTAL ISLAND - PHILHARMONIC PITCH - SIMPLEX TELEGRAPHY - SINISTER INFLUENCE

18 letter words

FACSIMILE TELEGRAPH - PHILOSOPHICAL PITCH - RAILROAD TELEGRAPHY

19 letter words

FAITHFUL TRANSLATION - MULTIPLEX TELEGRAPHY - SUBMARINE TELEGRAPHY - VERY IMPORTANT PERSON

20 letter words

NEW PHILHARMONIC PITCH - QUADRUPLEX TELEGRAPHY - SPECIAL-INTEREST GROUP

22 letter words

INTERLINEAR TRANSLATION

23 letter words

CLOSED-CIRCUIT TELEGRAPHY - SINGLE-CURRENT TELEGRAPHY

Definition of key

  • harmonize with or adjust to; "key one's actions to the voters' prevailing attitude"
  • regulate the musical pitch of
  • vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key; "His new Mercedes was keyed last night in the parking lot"
  • provide with a key; "We were keyed after the locks were changed in the building"
  • metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
  • a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
  • pitch of the voice; "he spoke in a low key"
  • something crucial for explaining; "the key to development is economic integration"
  • a generic term for any device whose possession entitles the holder to a means of access; "a safe-deposit box usually requires two keys to open it"
  • a list of words or phrases that explain symbols or abbreviations
  • a list of answers to a test; "some students had stolen the key to the final exam"
  • any of 24 major or minor diatonic scales that provide the tonal framework for a piece of music
  • (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; "he hit a jump shot from the top of the key"; "he dominates play in the paint"
  • a coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
  • 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)
  • a kilogram of a narcotic drug; "they were carrying two keys of heroin"

We couldn't find any anagrams of key



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