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Is awl a Scrabble word?

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

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Is awl a Scrabble UK word?

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

A1W4L1

Is awl a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Awl

You can make 5 words from 'awl' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'awl'

AWL 6LAW 6

2 letters words from 'awl'

AL 2AW 5
LA 2 

All 3 letters words made out of awl

awl wal alw law wla lwa

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

Definitions and meaning of awl

awl

Etymology

From Middle English aul, alle, al, from Old English ǣl, from Proto-West Germanic *ālu, from Proto-Germanic *ēlō (compare Middle Low German āl, Dutch aal, German Ahle), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ólos (compare Khotanese [script needed] (aiysna), Sanskrit आरा (ā́rā)),

Alternatively, possibly from *ēl- (awl, prong).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ɔːl/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ɔl/
  • (cotcaught merger, Canada) IPA(key): /ɑl/
  • Rhymes: -ɔːl
  • Homophones: all, I'll

Noun

awl (plural awls)

  1. A pointed instrument for piercing small holes, as in leather or wood; used by shoemakers, saddlers, cabinetmakers, etc. The blade is differently shaped and pointed for different uses, as in the brad awl, saddler's awl, shoemaker's awl, etc.
  2. (entomology) Any of various hesperiid butterflies.

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Further reading

  • awl on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • Law, WAL, WLA, Wal., law, lwa

Zou

Adjective

awl

  1. easy

References

  • http://www.languageinindia.com/feb2013/zouphonologyfinal.pdf

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a pointed tool for making holes.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)