BYE - The position of a person or team in a tournament or competition who draws no opponent in a particular round so advances to the next round unopposed, or is awarded points for a win in a league table; also the phantom opponent of such a person or team.
EYE - An organ that is sensitive to light, which it converts to electrical signals passed to the brain, by which means animals see.
HER - Belonging to her.
HEY - An exclamation to get attention.
RYE - Caraway (from the mistaken assumption that the whole seeds, often used to season rye bread, are the rye itself).
WEB - The silken structure a spider builds using silk secreted from the spinnerets at the caudal tip of its abdomen; a spiderweb.
WHY - For what cause, reason, or purpose.
WRY - To cover; clothe; cover up; cloak; hide.
HEW - To chop away at; to whittle down; to mow down.
YEW - A species of coniferous tree, Taxus baccata, with dark-green flat needle-like leaves and seeds bearing red arils, native to western, central and southern Europe, northwest Africa, northern Iran and southwest Asia.
BREW - To prepare (usually a beverage) by steeping and mingling; to concoct.
HERB - Any green, leafy plant, or parts thereof, used to flavor or season food.
HERE - This place; this location.
WERE - Second-person singular simple past tense indicative of be.
WHEY - The liquid remaining after milk has been curdled and strained in the process of making cheese.
WHERE - While on the contrary; although; whereas.
HEREBY - By this means, action or process.
WHEREBY - By what, in which direction; how.