Definition of ether

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • ether is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 8
  • ether is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 8
  • ether is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 7

Definition of ether


  • a colorless volatile highly flammable liquid formerly used as an inhalation anesthetic (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. diethyl ether
    2. divinyl ether
    3. ethoxyethane
    4. ethyl ether
    5. vinyl ether
  • a medium that was once supposed to fill all space and to support the propagation of electromagnetic waves (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. aether
  • the fifth and highest element after air and earth and fire and water; was believed to be the substance composing all heavenly bodies (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. quintessence
  • any of a class of organic compounds that have two hydrocarbon groups linked by an oxygen atom (noun)

See definition of ether in Merriam Webster

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