Alow in Scrabble Dictionary

Lookup Word Points and Definitions

What does alow mean? Is alow a Scrabble word?

How many points in Scrabble is alow worth? alow how many points in Words With Friends? What does alow mean? Get all these answers on this page.

Scrabble® and Words with Friends® points for alow

See how to calculate how many points for alow.

Is alow a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word alow is a Scrabble US word. The word alow is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

A1L1O1W4

Is alow a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word alow is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

A1L1O1W4

Is alow a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word alow is a Words With Friends word. The word alow is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

A1L2O1W4

Our tools

Valid words made from Alow

You can make 12 words from 'alow' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'alow'

ALOW 7AWOL 7

3 letters words from 'alow'

AWL 6LAW 6
LOW 6OWL 6

2 letters words from 'alow'

AL 2AW 5
LA 2LO 2
OW 5WO 5

All 4 letters words made out of alow

alow laow aolw oalw loaw olaw alwo lawo awlo walo lwao wlao aowl oawl awol waol owal woal lowa olwa lwoa wloa owla wola

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word alow. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in alow.

Definitions and meaning of alow

alow

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /əˈləʊ/

Etymology 1

From Middle English aloue, equivalent to a- +‎ low.

Adverb

alow (not comparable)

  1. (now chiefly Scotland) Low down. [from 14th c.]
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, VI.8:
      Sometimes aloft he layd, sometimes alow, / Now here, now there, and oft him neare he mist […].
  2. (nautical) Towards the lower part of a vessel; towards the lower rigging or the decks. [from 16th c.]
    • 1924, Herman Melville, Billy Budd, London: Constable & Co., Chapter 26, [1]
      Ay, Ay, Ay, all is up; and I must up too / Early in the morning, aloft from alow.

Preposition

alow

  1. (Scotland) Below.

See also

  • aloft

Etymology 2

a- +‎ low, from low (flame).

Adjective

alow (not comparable)

  1. (Scotland) alight; ablaze

Anagrams

  • AWOL, awol

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to a lower position.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)