Irk in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is irk a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word irk is a Scrabble US word. The word irk is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

I1R1K5

Is irk a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word irk is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

I1R1K5

Is irk a Words With Friends word?

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

I1R1K5

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Valid words made from Irk

You can make 3 words from 'irk' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'irk'

IRK 7KIR 7

2 letters words from 'irk'

KI 6 

All 3 letters words made out of irk

irk rik ikr kir rki kri

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

Definitions and meaning of irk

irk

Etymology

From Middle English irken (to tire, grow weary), from Old Norse yrkja (to work), from Proto-Germanic *wurkijaną (to work), from Proto-Indo-European *werǵ- (to work). Cognate with Icelandic yrkja (to compose), Swedish yrka (to urge, argue), Old English wyrcan, wyrċean (to work). More at work.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ɜːk/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ɝk/
  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)k

Verb

irk (third-person singular simple present irks, present participle irking, simple past and past participle irked)

  1. (transitive) to irritate; annoy; bother
    It irks me doing all this work and have someone wreck it.

Synonyms

  • See also Thesaurus:annoy

Derived terms

  • irksome
  • irky

Translations

Anagrams

  • IKR, KRI, Kri, ikr, kir, rik

Manx

Noun

irk

  1. plural of ark

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to annoy or weary.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)