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Is avo a Scrabble word?

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

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Is avo a Scrabble UK word?

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

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Is avo a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word avo is a Words With Friends word. The word avo is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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You can make 2 words from 'avo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'avo'

AVO 6OVA 6

All 3 letters words made out of avo

avo vao aov oav voa ova

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

Definitions and meaning of avo

avo

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɑːvəʊ/
  • (General Australian) IPA(key): /ˈævəʉ/

Etymology 1

Noun

avo (plural avos)

  1. A subdivision of currency, equal to one hundredth of a Macanese pataca.

Etymology 2

Clipping of avocado.

Noun

avo (plural avos)

  1. (informal, Australia) Clipping of avocado.
    • 2007, Ken Albertsen, Farmsteading in Thailand (page 68)
      Given the challenges of trying to propagate avocados, one might wonder why we don't simply get hold of seeds and/or nursery starts and go that route – especially since avos tend to grow somewhat 'true to seed.'

Anagrams

  • OAV, OVA, VOA, ova

Esperanto

Etymology

From Latin avus (grandfather, ancestor, old man), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwh₂os.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈavo/
  • Rhymes: -avo

Noun

avo (accusative singular avon, plural avoj, accusative plural avojn)

  1. grandfather
  2. (colloquial, sometimes derogatory) old man
  3. (nonstandard) grandparent (Can we verify(+) this sense?)

Derived terms

  • Avo Frosto

Related terms


Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑʋo/, [ˈɑʋo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑʋo
  • Syllabification: a‧vo

Noun

avo

  1. Abbreviation of avokysymys.

Declension


Ido

Etymology

Borrowed from Esperanto avo (grandfather, grandparent), Italian avo, Spanish abuelo and French aïeul, from Latin avus (grandfather, ancestor, old man), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewh₂yos.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈavo/

Noun

avo (plural avi)

  1. grandparent

Derived terms


Italian

Etymology

From Latin avus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwh₂os. Compare Portuguese avô (grandfather) and avó (grandmother).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.vo/
  • Rhymes: -avo

Noun

avo m (plural avi, feminine ava)

  1. ancestor, forefather
    Synonyms: antenato, ascendente

Derived terms

  • avito

Latin

Noun

avō

  1. dative singular of avus
  2. ablative singular of avus

Malagasy

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *abaw; cognate with Javanese ambo.

Adjective

avo 

  1. high
  2. lofty, eminent

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a monetary unit of Macao.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)