Havoc in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is havoc a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word havoc is a Scrabble US word. The word havoc is worth 13 points in Scrabble:

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Is havoc a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word havoc is a Scrabble UK word and has 13 points:

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Is havoc a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word havoc is a Words With Friends word. The word havoc is worth 14 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Havoc

You can make 18 words from 'havoc' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'havoc'

HAVOC 13 

4 letters words from 'havoc'

CHAO 9CHAV 12

3 letters words from 'havoc'

ACH 8AVO 6
CHA 8HAO 6
HOA 6HOC 8
OCA 5OCH 8
OVA 6VAC 8

2 letters words from 'havoc'

AH 5CH 7
HA 5HO 5
OH 5 

All 5 letters words made out of havoc

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

Definitions and meaning of havoc

havoc

Alternative forms

  • havock (obsolete)

Etymology

From Middle English havok, havyk, from Old French havok in the phrase crier havok (cry havoc) a signal to soldiers to seize plunder, from Old French crier (cry out, shout) + havot (pillaging, looting).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhæv.ək/

Noun

havoc (usually uncountable, plural havocs)

  1. widespread devastation, destruction
    • Ye gods, what havoc does ambition make / Among your works!
  2. mayhem

Usage notes

The noun havoc is most often used in the set phrase wreak havoc.

Derived terms

  • play havoc, raise havoc, wreak havoc, cry havoc, break havoc

Translations

Verb

havoc (third-person singular simple present havocs, present participle havocking, simple past and past participle havocked)

  1. To pillage.
    • 1599, William Shakespeare, Henry V, Act I, Scene II:
      To tear and havoc more than she can eat.
  2. To cause havoc.

Usage notes

As with other verbs ending in vowel + -c, the gerund-participle is sometimes spelled havocing, and the preterite and past participle is sometimes spelled havoced; for citations using these spellings, see their respective entries. However, the spellings havocking and havocked are far more common. Compare panic, picnic.

Translations

Interjection

havoc

  1. A cry in war as the signal for indiscriminate slaughter.
    • Do not cry havoc, where you should but hunt / With modest warrant.

References


Source: wiktionary.org
  • to lay waste.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)