Clou in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is clou a Scrabble word?

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

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Is clou a Scrabble UK word?

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

C3L1O1U1

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


4 letters words from 'clou'

CLOU 6 

3 letters words from 'clou'

COL 5LOU 3

2 letters words from 'clou'

LO 2OU 2

All 4 letters words made out of clou

clou lcou colu oclu locu olcu cluo lcuo culo uclo luco ulco coul ocul cuol ucol oucl uocl louc oluc luoc uloc oulc uolc

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

Definitions and meaning of clou

clou

Etymology

From French clou.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kluː/

Noun

clou (plural clous)

  1. Something which holds the greatest attention; the chief point of interest.

Anagrams

  • ULOC

Catalan

Verb

clou

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of cloure
  2. second-person singular imperative form of cloure

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French clou.

Pronunciation

Noun

clou m (plural clous)

  1. punch line

Synonyms

  • pointe

Finnish

Etymology

Borrowed from French clou.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkluː/, [ˈkluː]
  • IPA(key): /ˈklou̯/, [ˈklo̞u̯]

Noun

clou

  1. highlight (high point of an occasion, press release etc.)

Declension

Synonyms

  • kohokohta

French

Etymology

From Old French clou, from Latin clāvus, from Proto-Italic *klāwos, from Proto-Indo-European *kleh₂u-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /klu/
  • Rhymes: -u

Noun

clou m (plural clous)

  1. nail (metal pin)
  2. clove (of garlic)
  3. (figuratively) highlight, climax
  4. (usually in the plural, des clous) not likely, no way, you'll be so lucky

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Dutch: clou
  • English: clou
  • Finnish: clou
  • German: Clou
  • Italian: clou

Further reading

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

Italian

Etymology

French clou

Noun

clou m (invariable)

  1. (also attributive) highlight (high point of an occasion)

Anagrams

  • culo
  • luco

Welsh

Pronunciation

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /klɔɨ̯/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /klɔi̯/

Adjective

clou (feminine singular clou, plural clou, equative cloued, comparative clouach, superlative clouaf)

  1. (South Wales) fast, quick

Synonyms

  • cyflym

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • (French) the main point of interest; a dominant idea.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)