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Is fid a Scrabble word?

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

F4I1D2

Is fid a Scrabble UK word?

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

F4I1D2

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

3 letters words from 'fid'

DIF 7FID 7

2 letters words from 'fid'

DI 3ID 3
IF 5 

All 3 letters words made out of fid

fid ifd fdi dfi idf dif

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Definitions and meaning of fid

fid

Etymology

Origin unknown.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fɪd/
  • Rhymes: -ɪd

Noun

fid (plural fids)

  1. (nautical) A pointed tool without any sharp edges, used in weaving or knotwork to tighten and form up weaves or complex knots; used in sailing ships to open the strands of a rope before splicing. Compare marlinespike.
  2. (nautical) A square bar of wood or iron, with a shoulder at one end, to support the weight of the topmast (on a ship).
  3. A plug of oakum for the vent of a gun.
  4. A small thick piece of anything.
    • 1872, The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature
      Four — dreadfully unclad — men, carefully oiled, to protect their skin against the great heat, are moving about with long iron spoons, stirring here and mixing there, or kneading into little fids various compounds of coarse sugar and rancid butter []
  5. A wooden or metal bar or pin, used to support or steady anything.
  6. (nautical, slang) The penis.

Verb

fid (third-person singular simple present fids, present participle fidding, simple past and past participle fidded)

  1. To support a topmast using a fid.

Anagrams

  • DFI, DIF, FDI, IDF, dif

Old Irish

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *widus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fʲiðʲ/

Noun

fid m

  1. tree
  2. wood, timber
  3. letter of an alphabet
  4. vowel

Declension

Mutation

Further reading

  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “fid”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Volapük

Noun

fid (nominative plural fids)

  1. food

Declension

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Welsh

Verb

fid

  1. Soft mutation of bid.

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • a conical pin of hard wood.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)