Cube in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is cube a Scrabble word?

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

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Is cube a Scrabble UK word?

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

C3U1B3E1

Is cube a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Cube

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


4 letters words from 'cube'

CUBE 8 

3 letters words from 'cube'

CUB 7CUE 5
ECU 5 

2 letters words from 'cube'

BE 4 

All 4 letters words made out of cube

cube ucbe cbue bcue ubce buce cueb uceb ceub ecub uecb eucb cbeu bceu cebu ecbu becu ebcu ubec buec uebc eubc beuc ebuc

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

Definitions and meaning of cube

cube

Etymology 1

From Old French cube, from Latin cubus, from Ancient Greek κύβος (kúbos).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) enPR: kyo͞ob, IPA(key): /kjuːb/
  • (US) enPR: kyo͞ob, IPA(key): /kjub/
  • Rhymes: -uːb

Noun

cube (plural cubes)

  1. (geometry) A regular polyhedron having six identical square faces.
  2. Any object more or less in the form of a cube.
    a sugar cube
    a stock cube
  3. (mathematics) The third power of a number, value, term or expression.
    the cube of 2 is 8
  4. (computing) A data structure consisting of a three-dimensional array; a data cube
Synonyms
  • (geometry: polyhedron having of six identical square faces): regular hexahedron (rare)
  • (object in the form of a cube): block, brick, die, square block
  • (number raised to the third power): third power
Hypernyms
  • (geometry: polyhedron having of six identical square faces): hexahedron, cuboid
Translations

Verb

cube (third-person singular simple present cubes, present participle cubing, simple past and past participle cubed)

  1. (transitive, arithmetic) To raise to the third power; to determine the result of multiplying by itself twice.
    Three cubed can be written as 33, and equals twenty-seven.
  2. (transitive) To form into the shape of a cube.
  3. (transitive) To cut into cubes.
    Cube the ham right after adding the curry to the rice.
  4. (Britain) to use a Rubik's cube.
    He likes to cube now and then.
Synonyms
  • (to cut into cubes): dice
Translations

Derived terms

Related terms

  • cubic
  • cubical
  • cuboid
  • cubism
  • cubist

See also

  • line segment
  • square
  • tesseract

Etymology 2

Clipped form of cubicle (with intentional reference to their common shape per cube, etymology 1), which from Latin cubiculum (a small bedchamber or lounge), from cubare (to lie down).

Noun

cube (plural cubes)

  1. A cubicle, especially one of those found in offices.
    My co-worker annoys me by throwing things over the walls of my cube.
Translations

Anagrams

  • Cebu

French

Etymology

From Latin cubus, from Ancient Greek κύβος (kúbos).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kyb/

Noun

cube m (plural cubes)

  1. cube (all senses)
  2. third-grader

Adjective

cube (plural cubes)

  1. cubic

Verb

cube

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cuber
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cuber
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cuber
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cuber
  5. second-person singular imperative of cuber

Further reading

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

Italian

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ube

Adjective

cube f

  1. feminine plural of cubo

Latin

Noun

cube

  1. vocative singular of cubus

Portuguese

Verb

cube

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cubar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cubar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cubar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cubar

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to raise to the third power.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)