Grid in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is grid a Scrabble word?

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

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Is grid a Scrabble UK word?

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

G2R1I1D2

Is grid a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Grid

You can make 9 words from 'grid' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'grid'

GIRD 6GRID 6

3 letters words from 'grid'

DIG 5GID 5
RID 4RIG 4

2 letters words from 'grid'

DI 3GI 3
ID 3 

All 4 letters words made out of grid

grid rgid gird igrd rigd irgd grdi rgdi gdri dgri rdgi drgi gidr igdr gdir dgir idgr digr ridg irdg rdig drig idrg dirg

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

Definitions and meaning of grid

grid

Etymology

From a shortening of griddle or gridiron.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡɹɪd/
  • Hyphenation: grid
  • Rhymes: -ɪd

Noun

grid (plural grids)

  1. A rectangular array of squares or rectangles of equal size, such as in a crossword puzzle.
  2. A system for delivery of electricity, consisting of various substations, transformers and generators, connected by wire.
    • 1988, Die Hard (movie)
      You can't turn off the building from here; you have to shut down the whole grid.
  3. (computing) A system or structure of distributed computers working mostly on a peer-to-peer basis, used mainly to solve single and complex scientific or technical problems or to process data at high speeds (as in clusters).
  4. (cartography) A method of marking off maps into areas.
  5. (motor racing) The pattern of starting positions of the drivers for a race.
  6. (electronics) The third (or higher) electrode of a vacuum tube (triode or higher).
  7. (electricity) A battery-plate somewhat like a grating, especially a zinc plate in a primary battery, or a lead plate in a secondary or storage battery.
  8. A grating of parallel bars; a gridiron.

Hyponyms

  • national grid
  • numerical grid
  • supergrid

Derived terms

  • gridlock
  • supergrid

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See also

References

  • grid on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Verb

grid (third-person singular simple present grids, present participle gridding, simple past and past participle gridded)

  1. To mark with a grid.
  2. To assign a reference grid to.

Translations

Further reading

  • grid in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • grid in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Anagrams

  • gird

Gothic

Romanization

grid

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐍂𐌹𐌳

Portuguese

Noun

grid m (plural grids)

  1. (computing) grid (system distributed computers)
  2. (motor racing) grid (starting positions of the drivers for a race)

Synonyms

  • starting positions of racers grid de largada

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a grating, network.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)