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Is gree a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word gree is a Scrabble US word. The word gree is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Is gree a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word gree is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

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Is gree a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word gree is a Words With Friends word. The word gree is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Gree

You can make 13 words from 'gree' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'gree'

EGER 5GERE 5
GREE 5 

3 letters words from 'gree'

ERE 3ERG 4
GEE 4GER 4
REE 3REG 4

2 letters words from 'gree'

EE 2ER 2
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of gree

gree rgee gere egre rege erge gree rgee gere egre rege erge geer eger geer eger eegr eegr reeg ereg reeg ereg eerg eerg

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

Definitions and meaning of gree

gree

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡɹiː/

Etymology 1

From Middle English gre, from Old French gré, from Latin gradum (step). Compare degree. Doublet of grade.

Noun

gree (plural grees)

  1. (obsolete) One of a flight of steps.
  2. (obsolete) A stage in a process; a degree of rank or station.
    • He is a shepherd great in gree.
  3. (now Scotland) Pre-eminence; victory or superiority in combat (hence also, the prize for winning a combat).
  4. (geometry, obsolete) A degree.

Etymology 2

From (pre-reform) Scottish Gaelic gré, from Old Scottish Gaelic gray.

Noun

gree (plural grees)

  1. (now Scotland) Pre-eminence; victory or superiority in combat (hence also, the prize for winning a combat).
    • 1485, Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur, Book X:
      bycause Sir Palomydes beganne fyrste, and never he wente nor rode oute of the fylde to repose hym, but ever he was doynge on horsebak othir on foote, and lengest durynge, Kynge Arthure and all the kynges gaff Sir Palomydes the honoure and the gre as for that day.

Etymology 3

From Middle English gre, from Old French gré (pleasure, goodwill), from Latin gratum, a noun use of the neuter of gratus (pleasing).

Noun

gree (plural grees)

  1. (archaic) Pleasure, goodwill, satisfaction.
    • Accept in gree, my lord, the words I spoke.

Etymology 4

From Middle English green (to agree), from Old French greer, from gré (hence Etymology 3).

Verb

gree (third-person singular simple present grees, present participle greeing, simple past and past participle greed)

  1. (obsolete) To agree.

Anagrams

  • Eger, Geer, Gere, eger, egre, geer

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old French gré (step).

Noun

gree

  1. Alternative form of gre (step, degree)

Etymology 2

From Old French gré (goodwill).

Noun

gree

  1. Alternative form of gre (goodwill, agreement)

Etymology 3

From Old French greer.

Verb

gree

  1. Alternative form of green

Scots

Verb

gree (third-person singular simple present grees, present participle greein, simple past greet, past participle greet)

  1. (Doric) to agree (make an agreement)
  2. to agree (settle differences)

References

  • “gree” in the Dictionary of the Scots Language, Edinburgh: Scottish Language Dictionaries.

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