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Is inky a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word inky is a Scrabble US word. The word inky is worth 11 points in Scrabble:


Is inky a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word inky is a Scrabble UK word and has 11 points:


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Valid words made from Inky

You can make 8 words from 'inky' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'inky'

INKY 11 

3 letters words from 'inky'

YIN 6 

2 letters words from 'inky'

IN 2KI 6
KY 9NY 5

All 4 letters words made out of inky

inky niky ikny kiny nkiy kniy inyk niyk iynk yink nyik ynik ikyn kiyn iykn yikn kyin ykin nkyi knyi nyki ynki kyni ykni

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

Definitions and meaning of inky



ink +‎ -y


inky (comparative inkier, superlative inkiest)

  1. Of the colour of ink, especially black ink; dark.
    • 1870, The Shamrock (volume 8, page 18)
      One black and gusty night, when the moon was down and the inky clouds swept fiercely overhead through the starless void; when the cruel wind raged and tore, and the sleety rain came swirlingly, drivingly down []
    • 1912: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 6
      Tenderly she bore him back through the inky jungle to where the tribe lay, and for many days and nights she sat guard beside him, bringing him food and water, and brushing the flies and other insects from his cruel wounds.
  2. Spattered or stained with ink.
  3. (obsolete, literary) Dark-skinned; black.


  • (dark coloured): black, dark, murky
  • (dark-skinned): black, dusky, sable, sooty, swarthy


  • bright
  • clear
  • whitened

  • like ink.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)