Anal in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is anal a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word anal is a Scrabble US word. The word anal is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

A1N1A1L1

Is anal a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word anal is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

A1N1A1L1

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Yes. The word anal is a Words With Friends word. The word anal is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Anal

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


4 letters words from 'anal'

ALAN 4ANAL 4
LANA 4NALA 4

3 letters words from 'anal'

AAL 3ALA 3
ANA 3 

2 letters words from 'anal'

AA 2AL 2
AN 2LA 2
NA 2 

All 4 letters words made out of anal

anal naal aanl aanl naal anal anla nala alna lana nlaa lnaa aaln aaln alan laan alan laan nala anla nlaa lnaa alna lana

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

Definitions and meaning of anal

anal

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin ānālis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈeɪ.nəl/
  • Rhymes: -eɪnəl

Adjective

anal (comparative more anal, superlative most anal)

  1. (not comparable) of, related to, intended for or involving the anus.
    anal thermometer
    an anal examination
    anal sex
  2. (psychoanalysis) Of the stage in psychosexual development when the child's interest is alleged to be concentrated on the anal region.
  3. (psychology) Of a person, compulsive and stubborn, obsessed with neatness and accuracy, supposedly from not having progressed beyond the anal stage.
    Please don't touch his furniture, as he can get very anal about things like that.
  4. (entomology, of a vein) Proximate to the thorax.

Synonyms

  • (compulsive and stubborn): fussy, pernickety, picky, anal-retentive

Derived terms

Related terms

  • anus

Translations

See also

  • oral

Noun

anal (countable and uncountable, plural anals)

  1. Any of the anal scales of a reptile.
  2. (informal) Anal sex.
    In the right mood, I'll accept anal.
    I'll do anything except anal.

Anagrams

  • Alan, Lana, Nala, alan, lana, nala

Breton

Noun

anal f (plural analioù)

  1. breath

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central) IPA(key): /əˈnal/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /aˈnal/

Adjective

anal (masculine and feminine plural anals)

  1. anal

Derived terms

  • sexe anal

Related terms

  • anus

Further reading

  • “anal” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “anal” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “anal” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “anal” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

French

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin ānālis, or coined in French from anus +‎ -al.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /a.nal/
  • Homophones: anale, anales, annal, annale, annales

Adjective

anal (feminine singular anale, masculine plural anaux, feminine plural anales)

  1. anal (relating to the anus)

Further reading

  • “anal” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

German

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin ānālis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aˈnaːl/
  • Rhymes: -aːl

Adjective

anal (not comparable)

  1. anal

Declension

Derived terms

  • perianal

Portuguese

Etymology 1

From Latin annālis; equivalent to ano +‎ -al.

Adjective

anal m or f (plural anais, comparable)

  1. (obsolete) annual, yearly (happening once a year)
    Synonym: anual

Noun

anal m (plural anais)

  1. (obsolete) something that happens once a year

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Latin ānālis.

Adjective

anal m or f (plural anais, comparable)

  1. anal

Noun

anal m (plural anais)

  1. anal (anal sex)

Related terms

  • ânus

Romanian

Etymology

Borrowed from French anal, Latin ānālis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [aˈnal]

Adjective

anal m or n (feminine singular anală, masculine plural anali, feminine and neuter plural anale)

  1. anal

Declension


Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aˈnal/
  • Rhymes: -al

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Latin ānālis.

Adjective

anal (plural anales)

  1. anal

Derived terms

Related terms

  • ano

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Latin annālis. Doublet of añal.

Noun

anal m (plural anales)

  1. annal
    Los demás hechos de Jehú ... están escritos en los anales de los reyes de Israel.
    The other deeds of Jehu ... are written in the annals of the kings of Israel. 2 Kings 10:34 NRV XXI

Related terms

  • año
  • anual

Further reading

  • “anal” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • pertaining to the anus.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)