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Is blam a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word blam is a Scrabble US word. The word blam is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

B3L1A1M3

Is blam a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word blam is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

B3L1A1M3

Is blam a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word blam is a Words With Friends word. The word blam is worth 11 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Blam

You can make 15 words from 'blam' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'blam'

BALM 8BLAM 8
LAMB 8 

3 letters words from 'blam'

ALB 5BAL 5
BAM 7LAB 5
LAM 5MAL 5

2 letters words from 'blam'

AB 4AL 2
AM 4BA 4
LA 2MA 4

All 4 letters words made out of blam

blam lbam balm ablm labm albm blma lbma bmla mbla lmba mlba baml abml bmal mbal ambl mabl lamb almb lmab mlab amlb malb

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

Definitions and meaning of blam

blam

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): [ˈblæm], [ˈblam]
  • Rhymes: -æm

Etymology 1

By onomatopoeia.

Noun

blam (plural blams)

  1. A sudden, explosive sound, such as is made by a gunshot
    He kicked in the door with a blam.

Interjection

blam

  1. A sudden, explosive sound, such as is made by a gunshot
    That the last zombie? Here. Let me get that for ya. *BLAM!*

Verb

blam (third-person singular simple present blams, present participle blamming, simple past and past participle blammed) (slang, MLE, regional African-American Vernacular)

  1. (intransitive) To fire a gun.
  2. (transitive) To shoot; to kill by gunshot.
Derived terms
  • blam up (shoot up)

Etymology 2

Blend of blog +‎ spam

Noun

blam (uncountable)

  1. (Internet, informal) spam posted to a blog
    • 2012, Martin Peitz, Joel Waldfogel, The Oxford Handbook of the Digital Economy
      [] we refer to unsolicited and unwanted advertising as spam. The phenomenon is widespread, and has led people to coin terms for it in other information product or service contexts, such as splog or blam (unsolicited advertisements in blog comments), spim (instant messaging), []

Anagrams

  • ALBM, BAML, LBMA, Lamb, balm, lamb

Middle English

Noun

blam

  1. (rare) Alternative form of blame

Romanian

Etymology

From French blâme.

Noun

blam n (plural blamuri)

  1. public disapproval, condemnation

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

Back-formation from blamírati.

Noun

blȃm m (Cyrillic spelling бла̑м)

  1. (Serbia, informal) (feeling of) embarrassment

Related terms

  • blamáža ((an instance of) embarrassment)
  • blamírati (to embarrass)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to make a sound like a gunshot.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)