Lirk in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is lirk a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lirk is a Scrabble US word. The word lirk is worth 8 points in Scrabble:


Is lirk a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lirk is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:


Is lirk a Words With Friends word?

The word lirk is NOT a Words With Friends word.

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Valid words made from Lirk

You can make 6 words from 'lirk' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'lirk'


3 letters words from 'lirk'

KIR 7 

2 letters words from 'lirk'

KI 6LI 2

All 4 letters words made out of lirk

lirk ilrk lrik rlik irlk rilk likr ilkr lkir klir iklr kilr lrki rlki lkri klri rkli krli irkl rikl ikrl kirl rkil kril

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

Definitions and meaning of lirk


Alternative forms

  • lurk, lerk, lairk, lark


  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)k

Etymology 1

From Middle English lyrken, from Old Norse lerka (to plait, fold, bind, lace up tightly, chastise), related to Old Norse lurkr (cudgel, club).


lirk (third-person singular simple present lirks, present participle lirking, simple past and past participle lirked)

  1. (transitive, Britain dialectal) To jerk.
  2. (transitive, Britain dialectal) To crease; rumple; cause to hang in loose folds.
  3. (intransitive, Britain dialectal, Scotland) To become creased or wrinkled.

Etymology 2

From Middle English lerke, from the verb. See above.


lirk (plural lirks)

  1. (transitive, Britain dialectal) A crease; rumple; fold.
  2. (transitive, Britain dialectal, Scotland) A fold in the skin; a wrinkle.

  • (Scots) to wrinkle.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)