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

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

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Valid words made from Argot

You can make 40 words from 'argot' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'argot'

ARGOT 6GATOR 6
GROAT 6 

4 letters words from 'argot'

GART 5GOAT 5
GORA 5GRAT 5
GROT 5RATO 4
ROTA 4TARO 4
TOGA 5TORA 4
TROG 5 

3 letters words from 'argot'

AGO 4ART 3
GAR 4GAT 4
GOA 4GOR 4
GOT 4OAR 3
OAT 3ORA 3
ORT 3RAG 4
RAT 3ROT 3
TAG 4TAO 3
TAR 3TOG 4
TOR 3 

2 letters words from 'argot'

AG 3AR 2
AT 2GO 3
OR 2TA 2
TO 2 

All 5 letters words made out of argot

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

Definitions and meaning of argot

argot

Etymology

Borrowed from French argot, of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɑːɡəʊ/,
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɑɹɡoʊ/, /ˈɑɹɡət/

Noun

argot (plural argots)

  1. A secret language or conventional slang peculiar to thieves, tramps and vagabonds.
  2. The specialized informal vocabulary and terminology used between people with special skill in a field, such as between doctors, mathematicians or hackers; a jargon.
    The conversation was in the argot of the trade, full of acronyms and abbreviations that made no sense to the uninitiate.

Synonyms

  • (secret language): cant, jargon, slang
  • (specialized vocabulary): jargon

Derived terms

  • argotic

Translations

Anagrams

  • Groat, gator, gotra, groat

Catalan

Etymology

Borrowed from French argot.

Noun

argot m (plural argots)

  1. slang, argot
  2. jargon

Further reading

  • “argot” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.

French

Etymology

Of obscure origin, first attested in 1628.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aʁ.ɡo/

Noun

argot m (plural argots)

  1. slang
  2. cant (secret language)

Derived terms

Descendants

Further reading

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

Anagrams

  • ragot

Polish

Etymology

Borrowed from French argot.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /arˈɡɔ/

Noun

argot n (indeclinable)

  1. argot

Further reading

  • argot in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Anagrams

  • grota

Portuguese

Etymology

Borrowed from French argot.

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /aʁˈɡo/

Noun

argot m (plural argots)

  1. (linguistics) argot (a secret language used by thieves, tramps and vagabonds)
    Synonym: calão
  2. (linguistics) argot (specialised vocabulary and terminology of a field)
    Synonym: jargão

Alternative forms

  • argô (rare)

Spanish

Etymology

Borrowed from French argot.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /arˈɡot/, [arˈɣot̪]

Noun

argot m (plural argot)

  1. slang, argot
    Synonym: jerga

Further reading

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

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (French) an often more or less secret vocabulary and idiom peculiar to a particular group.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)