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Is below a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word below is a Scrabble US word. The word below is worth 10 points in Scrabble:

B3E1L1O1W4

Is below a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word below is a Scrabble UK word and has 10 points:

B3E1L1O1W4

Is below a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word below is a Words With Friends word. The word below is worth 12 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Below

You can make 31 words from 'below' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

5 letters words from 'below'

BELOW 10BOWEL 10
ELBOW 10 

4 letters words from 'below'

BLEW 9BLOW 9
BOLE 6BOWL 9
LOBE 6LOWE 7

3 letters words from 'below'

BEL 5BOW 8
LEW 6LOB 5
LOW 6OBE 5
OLE 3OWE 6
OWL 6WEB 8
WOE 6 

2 letters words from 'below'

BE 4BO 4
EL 2EW 5
LO 2OB 4
OE 2OW 5
WE 5WO 5

All 5 letters words made out of below

below eblow bleow lbeow elbow lebow beolw ebolw boelw obelw eoblw oeblw bloew lboew bolew oblew lobew olbew elobw leobw eolbw oelbw loebw olebw belwo eblwo blewo lbewo elbwo lebwo bewlo ebwlo bwelo wbelo ewblo weblo blweo lbweo bwleo wbleo lwbeo wlbeo elwbo lewbo ewlbo welbo lwebo wlebo beowl ebowl boewl obewl eobwl oebwl bewol ebwol bweol wbeol ewbol webol bowel obwel bwoel wboel owbel wobel eowbl oewbl ewobl weobl owebl woebl blowe lbowe bolwe oblwe lobwe olbwe blwoe lbwoe bwloe wbloe lwboe wlboe bowle obwle bwole wbole owble woble lowbe olwbe lwobe wlobe owlbe wolbe elowb leowb eolwb oelwb loewb olewb elwob lewob ewlob welob lweob wleob eowlb oewlb ewolb weolb owelb woelb loweb olweb lwoeb wloeb owleb woleb

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

Definitions and meaning of below

below

Etymology

From Middle English bilooghe, equivalent to be- +‎ low. Compare also earlier Middle English alogh, alow, aloȝ, alowe (below) and benethen (beneath).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /bɪˈləʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /bəˈloʊ/
  • Hyphenation: be‧low
  • Rhymes: -əʊ

Preposition

below

  1. Lower in spatial position than.
  2. Lower than in value, price, rank, concentration, etc.
    • one degree below kings
  3. Downstream of.
    The River Thames is tidal below Teddington Lock.
  4. South of.
    Sudan is below Egypt.
  5. Unsuitable to the rank or dignity of; beneath.
    • 1827, Henry Hallam, The Constitutional History of England
      who thinks no fact below his regard
  6. (stage directions) Downstage of.
    • 1952, Frederick Knott, Dial "M" for Murder, 1954 Dramatists Play Service acting edition, act 1, scene 1:
      Below the sofa is a low, round coffee table.

Synonyms

  • (lower in spatial position than): beneath, under, underneath
  • (lower in value than): under
  • (downstream of): downstream
  • (unsuitable to the rank or dignity of): beneath

Antonyms

  • (lower in spatial position than): above, over
  • (lower in value than): over
  • (downstream of): upstream

Derived terms

  • below the belt

Translations

Adverb

below (not comparable)

  1. In or to a lower place.
    1. On or to a lower storey.
      She lives below, on the ground floor.
    2. (nautical) On or to a lower deck, especially as relative to the main deck.
  2. Later in the same text.
    This point is explained below.
    By their execution hereof, the Parties incur a legal obligation to pass consideration under this Loan Contract as is set forth below.
  3. (of a temperature) Below zero.

Synonyms

  • (in a lower place): beneath, under, underneath
  • (on a lower storey): downstairs
  • (farther down): downwards

Antonyms

  • (in a lower place): aloft, overhead, up
  • (on a lower storey): upstairs
  • (farther down): upwards

Translations

Derived terms

Pages starting with “below”.

  • below average
  • below decks/belowdecks
  • belowground
  • below par
  • below the belt
  • below the fold

References

  • Andrea Tyler and Vyvyan Evans, "The vertical axis", in The Semantics of English Prepositions: Spatial Scenes, Embodied Meaning and Cognition, Cambridge University Press, 2003, 0-521-81430 8

Anagrams

  • Blowe, Lebow, blowe, bowel, bowle, elbow

Source: wiktionary.org
  • the lower part of something.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)