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Is aft a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word aft is a Scrabble US word. The word aft is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is aft a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word aft is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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3 letters words from 'aft'

AFT 6FAT 6

2 letters words from 'aft'

AT 2FA 5
TA 2 

All 3 letters words made out of aft

aft fat atf taf fta tfa

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Definitions and meaning of aft

aft

Pronunciation

  • (US, UK) IPA(key): /æft/
  • Rhymes: -æft

Etymology 1

From Old English æftan (behind); originally superlative of of (off). See after.

Noun

aft (usually uncountable, plural afts)

  1. (nautical) The stern portion of a vessel.

Translations

Adverb

aft (comparative further aft or more aft, superlative furthest aft or most aft)

  1. (nautical) At, near, or towards the stern of a vessel (with the frame of reference within the vessel).
Synonyms
  • abaft, astern
Antonyms
  • fore, forward
Translations
See also
  • after, fore-and-aft

Adjective

aft (comparative further aft or more aft, superlative furthest aft or most aft)

  1. located at the back of a boat, ship, or airplane

Translations

Etymology 2

Clipping of afternoon.

Noun

aft (plural afts)

  1. (dated slang) Alternative form of afternoon: the time of day from noon until early evening.
Synonyms
  • See Thesaurus:afternoon

Anagrams

  • ATF, FAT, FTA, TAF, TFA, fat, taf

Albanian

Alternative forms

  • aftë
  • Arbëreshë: aht
  • North Gheg: ohtë, avtë, taftë

Etymology

From Proto-Albanian *aweita, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewh₁- (compare Ancient Greek ἀῦτμη (aûtmē, breath), Welsh awel (breeze)).

Noun

aft m (indefinite plural afte, definite singular afti, definite plural aftet)

  1. draft (wind, bellows)
  2. waft, whiff
  3. warmth from a fire

Synonyms

  • shkulm

Related terms

  • afsh, avë

References


Dutch

Alternative forms

  • afte

Etymology

Ultimately from Ancient Greek ἄφθα (áphtha). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɑft/
  • Hyphenation: aft
  • Rhymes: -ɑft

Noun

aft f (plural aften, diminutive aftje n)

  1. aphtha (a sore in the mucous membrane of the mouth).

Scots

Alternative forms

  • oft

Etymology

From Old English oft.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aft/, /ɑft/

Adverb

aft (comparative after, superlative aftest)

  1. often
    • 1786, Robert Burns, To a Mouse, on Turning Her Up in Her Nest with the Plough:
      The best laid schemes o' Mice an' Men, Gang aft agley.

References

  • Eagle, Andy, ed. (2016) The Online Scots Dictionary, Scots Online.

Turkish

Etymology

From French aphte

Noun

aft (definite accusative afdı, plural aftlar)

  1. aphtha

Declension

References

  • aft in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

Source: wiktionary.org
  • behind, nautically.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)