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Is flu a Scrabble word?

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

F4L1U1

Is flu a Scrabble UK word?

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

F4L1U1

Is flu a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word flu is a Words With Friends word. The word flu is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Flu

You can make 2 words from 'flu' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'flu'

FLU 6 

2 letters words from 'flu'

FU 5 

All 3 letters words made out of flu

flu lfu ful ufl luf ulf

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

Definitions and meaning of flu

flu

Alternative forms

  • 'flu (dated), floo (dated)

Etymology

Clipping of influenza

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /fluː/
  • (General Australian) IPA(key): /flʉː/
  • Homophones: flew, flue

Noun

flu (usually uncountable, plural flus)

  1. Influenza.
  2. (informal) Stomach flu.

Synonyms

  • (influenza): grippe, grip

Derived terms

Translations

See also

  • catarrh

Anagrams

  • -ful, ULF

French

Etymology

From English flu (influenza)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /flu/

Noun

flu m (uncountable)

  1. (Quebec) diarrhoea

Norwegian Nynorsk

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /flʉː/ (example of pronunciation)

Etymology 1

Related to the verb fly (to fly). The verb is derived from the noun.

Noun

flu n (definite singular fluet, indefinite plural flu, definite plural flua)

  1. (countable and uncountable, fishing) bait that is strewn out over the surface to attract fish

Verb

flu (present tense flur, past tense fludde, past participle fludd/flutt, passive infinitive fluast, present participle fluande, imperative flu)

  1. (intransitive) to fish using such a technique
Alternative forms
  • flua, flue

Etymology 2

From Old Norse flúð.

Alternative forms

  • flud (non-standard since 1917)

Noun

flu f (definite singular flua, indefinite plural fluer, definite plural fluene)

  1. a bank or skerry which is underwater at high tide
Related terms
  • flod
  • flyte

References

  • “flu” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • ful, Ulf

Turkish

Etymology

Borrowed from French flou.

Adjective

flu

  1. fuzzy
  2. (photography) blurred, out of focus

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a virus disease.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)