Bio in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is bio a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word bio is a Scrabble US word. The word bio is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

B3I1O1

Is bio a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word bio is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

B3I1O1

Is bio a Words With Friends word?

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

B4I1O1

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Valid words made from Bio

You can make 8 words from 'bio' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'bio'

BIO 5BOI 5
OBI 5 

2 letters words from 'bio'

BI 4BO 4
IO 2OB 4
OI 2 

All 3 letters words made out of bio

bio ibo boi obi iob oib

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

Definitions and meaning of bio

bio

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbaɪəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈbaɪoʊ/
  • Rhymes: -aɪəʊ

Noun

bio (plural bios)

  1. Clipping of biography.
  2. biographical sketch
  3. (informal) Clipping of biology.
    I've got a bio exam in the morning.
  4. (South Africa, informal) bioscope; cinema
    • 1995, HerStoriA: South African women's journal (volumes 1-3, page 31)
      Sometimes Estelle had to help her mother on Saturdays and Irwin went to classes for ultra-brainy children, but Alan and I always went to the bio.

Adjective

bio (not comparable)

  1. (informal) biological.
    a bio detergent

Anagrams

  • BOI, Boi, IBO, IOB, Ibo, boi, obi

Chinese

Etymology

From the clipping of English biology.

Pronunciation

Noun

bio

  1. (Hong Kong Cantonese, colloquial) biology

Synonyms

  • 生物學生物学 (shēngwùxué)

Danish

Noun

bio

  1. (slang) cinema
  2. (slang) biology

Dutch

Etymology

From biologie.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbi.oː/
  • Hyphenation: bio

Noun

bio f (uncountable)

  1. (informal) biology (as a school subject)
    Synonym: biologie

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bjo/
  • Rhymes: -o

Etymology 1

Clipping of biologique

Adjective

bio (invariable)

  1. (colloquial) biological
  2. (ecology) organic

Etymology 2

Clipping of biologie

Noun

bio f (plural bios)

  1. (colloquial) biology

Etymology 3

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Noun

bio m (plural bios)

  1. (informal) the organic movement
  2. (informal) organic food

Etymology 4

Clipping of biographie

Noun

bio f (plural bios)

  1. (colloquial, abbreviation) biography

Further reading

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

Anagrams

  • Ibo

Guerrero Amuzgo

Noun

bio

  1. time

Italian

Adjective

bio (invariable)

  1. (informal) Abbreviation of biologico; organic, biological

Manx

Etymology

From Old Irish béo.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [blʲoː], [bʲoː]

Adjective

bio

  1. alive
  2. live

Noun

bio m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. living person

Mutation


Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bîo/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧o

Adjective

bȉo (definite bijȇlī, comparative bjèljī, Cyrillic spelling би̏о)

  1. Alternative form of bijȇl.

Participle

bio (Cyrillic spelling био)

  1. masculine singular active past participle of biti

Spanish

Adjective

bio (invariable)

  1. bio (biological)

Swedish

Etymology

Clipping of biograf (movie theater).

Pronunciation

Noun

bio c

  1. the movies

Usage notes

For the plural, the suppletive form biografer is usually used, similar to many other Swedish words ending on /ʊ/, compare radio.

Declension

Derived terms

  • biosalong

Source: wiktionary.org