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Is coat a Scrabble word?

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


Is coat a Scrabble UK word?

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


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You can make 14 words from 'coat' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'coat'


3 letters words from 'coat'

TOC 5 

2 letters words from 'coat'

AT 2TA 2
TO 2 

All 4 letters words made out of coat

coat ocat caot acot oact aoct cota octa ctoa tcoa otca toca cato acto ctao tcao atco taco oatc aotc otac toac atoc taoc

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

Definitions and meaning of coat


Alternative forms

  • cote (obsolete)


From Middle English cote, coate, cotte, from Old French cote, cotte (outer garment with sleeves), from Latin cotta (undercoat, tunic), from Proto-Germanic *kuttô, *kuttǭ (cowl, woolen cloth, coat), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷewd-, *gud- (woolen clothes).

Cognate with Old High German kozza, kozzo (woolen coat) (German Kotze (coarse woolen blanket; woolen cape)), Middle Low German kot (coat), Ancient Greek βεῦδος (beûdos, woman's attire).


  • (General American) IPA(key): /koʊt/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /kəʊt/
  • Rhymes: -əʊt


coat (countable and uncountable, plural coats)

  1. (countable) An outer garment covering the upper torso and arms.Wp
    • It was April 22, 1831, and a young man was walking down Whitehall in the direction of Parliament Street. He wore shepherd's plaid trousers and the swallow-tail coat of the day, with a figured muslin cravat wound about his wide-spread collar.
    • Mind you, clothes were clothes in those days. [] Frills, ruffles, flounces, lace, complicated seams and gores: not only did they sweep the ground and have to be held up in one hand elegantly as you walked along, but they had little capes or coats or feather boas.
  2. (countable) A covering of material, such as paint.Wp
  3. (countable) The fur or feathers covering an animal's skin.Wp
  4. (uncountable, nautical) Canvas painted with thick tar and secured round a mast or bowsprit to prevent water running down the sides into the hold (now made of rubber or leather).
  5. (obsolete) A petticoat.
    • a child in coats
  6. The habit or vesture of an order of men, indicating the order or office; cloth.
    • 1729, Jonathan Swift, The Grand Question Debated of Hamilton's Bawn
      Men of his coat should be minding their prayers.
    • 1609, William Shakespeare, A Lover's Compaint
      She was sought by spirits of richest coat.
  7. A coat of arms.Wp
  8. A coat card.
    • 1656, Thomas Middleton, William Rowley, and Philip Massinger, The Old Law
      Here's a trick of discarded cards of us! We were ranked with coats as long as old master lived.

Derived terms


  • Sranan Tongo: koto



coat (third-person singular simple present coats, present participle coating, simple past and past participle coated)

  1. (transitive) To cover with a coating of some material.
  2. (transitive) To cover like a coat.
  3. (transitive, archaic) To clothe.



  • ATOC, CATO, Cato, Cota, TACO, octa, octa-, taco

  • to cover with an outer garment.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)