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Is lent a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lent is a Scrabble US word. The word lent is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

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Is lent a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lent is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

L1E1N1T1

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Valid words made from Lent

You can make 12 words from 'lent' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'lent'

LENT 4 

3 letters words from 'lent'

ELT 3LET 3
NET 3TEL 3
TEN 3 

2 letters words from 'lent'

EL 2EN 2
ET 2NE 2
TE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of lent

lent elnt lnet nlet enlt nelt letn eltn lten tlen etln teln lnte nlte ltne tlne ntle tnle entl netl etnl tenl ntel tnel

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

Definitions and meaning of lent

lent

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɛnt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt
  • Homophones: leant, Lent

Noun

lent (countable and uncountable, plural lents)

  1. Alternative form of Lent

Verb

lent

  1. simple past tense and past participle of lend

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈlent/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /ˈlen/

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Latin lentus. Compare the inherited Valencian dialect llenta (something that continues or does not stop); cf. also Spanish and Portuguese lento.

Adjective

lent (feminine lenta, masculine plural lents, feminine plural lentes)

  1. slow
    Antonym: ràpid
Derived terms
  • alentir
  • lentament

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Latin lēns, lēntis; first attested 1803.

Noun

lent f (plural lents)

  1. lens

Derived terms

  • lent de contacte
Related terms
  • llentilla

Further reading

  • “lent” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “lent” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “lent” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

References


French

Etymology

From Old French lent, from Latin lentus. Doublet of lento, taken from Italian.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɑ̃/

Adjective

lent (feminine singular lente, masculine plural lents, feminine plural lentes)

  1. slow
    Antonym: rapide

Derived terms

  • lentement

Further reading

  • “lent” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Friulian

Etymology

From Latin lentus.

Adjective

lent

  1. slow, sluggish

Related terms

  • lentece

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛnt]
  • Hyphenation: lent
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt

Etymology 1

Lexicalization of len (down, an obsolete form of lenn) +‎ -t (locative suffix), from le (down) +‎ -n (case suffix). First attested in 1791.

Adverb

lent (comparative lejjebb or lentebb, superlative leglejjebb or leglentebb)

  1. Alternative form of lenn (below, down; downstairs)
    Antonyms: fent, fenn

Etymology 2

len (flax) +‎ -t (accusative suffix)

Noun

lent

  1. accusative singular of len

References

Further reading

  • lent , redirecting to lenn in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’An Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Norman

Etymology

From Old French, from Latin lentus (slow, sluggish).

Adjective

lent m

  1. (Jersey) slow

Derived terms

  • lentement (slowly)

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • lenet

Verb

lent

  1. past participle of lene

Swedish

Adjective

lent

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of len.

Veps

Noun

lent

  1. partitive singular of lem'

Source: wiktionary.org
  • LEND, to give for a time only.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)