Crap in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is crap a Scrabble word?

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

C3R1A1P3

Is crap a Scrabble UK word?

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

C3R1A1P3

Is crap a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word crap is a Words With Friends word. The word crap is worth 10 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

C4R1A1P4

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Valid words made from Crap

You can make 10 words from 'crap' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'crap'

CARP 8CRAP 8

3 letters words from 'crap'

ARC 5CAP 7
CAR 5PAC 7
PAR 5RAP 5

2 letters words from 'crap'

AR 2PA 4

All 4 letters words made out of crap

crap rcap carp acrp racp arcp crpa rcpa cpra pcra rpca prca capr acpr cpar pcar apcr pacr rapc arpc rpac prac aprc parc

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

Definitions and meaning of crap

crap

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kɹæp/
  • Rhymes: -æp

Etymology 1

From Middle English crap, also in plural: crappen, crappys, craps (chaff; buckwheat), from Old French crappe, crapin (chaff) (compare Medieval Latin crappa pl, also crapinum), from Old Dutch krappen (to cut off, pluck off) (whence Middle Dutch crappe, crap (a chop, cutlet), whence Dutch krip (a steak)). Related to crop.

Noun

crap (usually uncountable, plural craps)

  1. (obsolete) The husk of grain; chaff.
  2. (slang, mildly vulgar, uncountable) Something worthless or of poor quality; junk.
  3. (slang, mildly vulgar, uncountable) Nonsense; something untrue.
  4. (slang, mildly vulgar) Faeces/feces.
  5. (slang, mildly vulgar, countable) An act of defecation.
Synonyms
  • (faeces): poop, poo, dump, shit. Note: often used as a less vulgar synonym for, or minced form of, shit in all its senses.
Derived terms
Translations

Verb

crap (third-person singular simple present craps, present participle crapping, simple past and past participle crapped)

  1. (mildly vulgar, slang, intransitive) To defecate.
  2. (mildly vulgar, slang, transitive) To defecate in or on (clothing etc.).
  3. (India, mildly vulgar, slang) To bullshit.
Synonyms
  • (to shit): See Thesaurus:defecate
  • (to BS): See bullshit
Derived terms
  • crap on (to talk at length in a foolish or boring way) (UK)
  • crap something out (to damage or destroy something)
  • does a bear crap in the woods
Translations

Adjective

crap (comparative crapper, superlative crappest)

  1. (chiefly Britain, Canada, colloquial, mildly vulgar) Of poor quality.
Alternative forms
  • crappy (chiefly Canada, US)
Synonyms
  • lousy
  • shit
  • shite
  • bollocks

Interjection

crap

  1. (slang) Expression of worry, fear, shock, surprise, disgust, annoyance or dismay.
Translations

Etymology 2

From crab's eyes.

Noun

crap (plural craps)

  1. (gambling, dice games) A losing throw of 2, 3, or 12 in craps.
Derived terms
  • crap out
  • crapola
  • crapulation

References

  • Michael Quinion, “Crap”, in Ballyhoo, Buckaroo, and Spuds: Ingenious Tales of Words and Their Origins, Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Books in association with Penguin Books, 2004, →ISBN.

Anagrams

  • -carp, ACPR, APCR, CARP, Carp, RCAP, carp, parc, prac

Middle English

Alternative forms

  • crappe

Etymology

Borrowed from Old French crappe.

Noun

crap (plural crappes)

  1. chaff, siftings of grain.

Descendants

  • English: crap
  • Yola: crap

References

  • “crap, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007.

Romanian

Etymology

From Serbo-Croatian krap and Bulgarian крап (krap).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /krap/

Noun

crap m (plural crapi)

  1. Cyprinus carpio; European carp, common carp

Declension


Romansch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [krap]

Noun

crap m (plural craps)

  1. stone

Yola

Etymology

From Middle English crap.

Noun

crap (plural crapès)

  1. Part of a faggot or bush, withered furze, cut, but not made into faggots.

References

  • Jacob Poole, William Barnes, editor, A glossary, with some pieces of verse, of the old dialect of the English colony in the baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, J. Russell Smith, 1867, →ISBN

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to defecate.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)