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Is dow a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word dow is a Scrabble US word. The word dow is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

D2O1W4

Is dow a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word dow is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

D2O1W4

Is dow a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word dow is a Words With Friends word. The word dow is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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


3 letters words from 'dow'

DOW 7 

2 letters words from 'dow'

DO 3OD 3
OW 5WO 5

All 3 letters words made out of dow

dow odw dwo wdo owd wod

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

Definitions and meaning of dow

dow

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /daʊ/
  • Rhymes: -aʊ

Etymology 1

From Middle English douen, from Old English dugan, from Proto-Germanic *duganą.

Verb

dow (third-person singular simple present dows, present participle dowing, simple past and past participle dowed or dought)

  1. (obsolete) To be worth.
  2. (obsolete) To be of use, have value.
  3. (obsolete) To have the strength for, to be able to.
  4. (obsolete) To thrive, prosper.

Etymology 2

From Middle English dowen, from Old French douer, from Latin dōtō.

Verb

dow (third-person singular simple present dows, present participle dowing, simple past and past participle dowed)

  1. To furnish with a dower; to endow.

Etymology 3

Noun

dow (plural dows)

  1. Alternative form of dhow

Anagrams

  • owd

German Low German

Etymology

Cognate with English deaf. The second meaning stems from the old misconception that dumb or deaf people were mentally disabled. German doof is taken from this word.

Adjective

dow

  1. deaf
  2. dumb (not clever)

Manx

Etymology

From Old Irish dam (ox, stag).

Noun

dow m (genitive singular ?, plural dew)

  1. ox
  2. stag, hart

Middle English

Noun

dow

  1. Alternative form of dogh

Sranan Tongo

Etymology

From Dutch dauw.

Noun

dow

  1. dew

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