Loos in Scrabble Dictionary

What does loos mean? Is loos a Scrabble word?

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Is loos a Scrabble word?

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

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Is loos a Scrabble UK word?

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

L1O1O1S1

Is loos a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word loos is a Words With Friends word. The word loos is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Loos

You can make 11 words from 'loos' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'loos'

LOOS 4SOLO 4
SOOL 4 

3 letters words from 'loos'

LOO 3LOS 3
OOS 3SOL 3

2 letters words from 'loos'

LO 2OO 2
OS 2SO 2

All 4 letters words made out of loos

loos olos loos olos ools ools loso olso lsoo sloo oslo solo loso olso lsoo sloo oslo solo oosl oosl osol sool osol sool

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

Definitions and meaning of loos

loos

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

  • enPR: lo͞oz, IPA(key): /luːz/
  • Rhymes: -uːz
  • Homophone: lose

Noun

loos

  1. plural of loo

Etymology 2

From Middle English lōs (reputation, renown, fame, infamy, rumor, news), from Old French los, from Latin laus (praise, glory, fame, renown). Compare laud.

Pronunciation

  • enPR: lo͞os, IPA(key): /luːs/
  • Rhymes: -uːs
  • Homophone: loose

Noun

loos (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Praise, fame, reputation.
    • (Can we date this quote by Geoffrey Chaucer and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Hercules that had the grete loos
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, vi, xii, 12
      That much he feared, least reprochfull blame
      With foule dishonour him mote blot therefore;
      Besides the losse of so much loos and fame,
      As through the world thereby should glorifie his name.

Anagrams

  • OOLs, Oslo, sloo, solo, sool

Cornish

Etymology

From Proto-Brythonic *lluɨd, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlētos.

Pronunciation

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [loːz]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [luːz]

Adjective

loos

  1. grey

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /loːs/
  • Hyphenation: loos
  • Rhymes: -oːs

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch loos, from Old Dutch *lōs, from Proto-Germanic *lausaz.

Adjective

loos (comparative lozer, superlative meest loos or loost)

  1. blank, empty
  2. idle
  3. amiss, wrong, problematic
  4. sly, cunning
  5. (obsolete) clever, insightful
Inflection
Derived terms
  • loosheid
See also
  • -loos

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

loos

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lozen
  2. imperative of lozen

Anagrams

  • Oslo

Saterland Frisian

Etymology

From Old Frisian *lās (attested only in compounds as -lās), from Proto-Germanic *lausaz. More at lease, loose.

Adjective

loos

  1. empty

Source: wiktionary.org
  • LOO, to love.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)