Lost in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is lost a Scrabble word?

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

L1O1S1T1

Is lost a Scrabble UK word?

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

L1O1S1T1

Is lost a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Lost

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


4 letters words from 'lost'

LOST 4LOTS 4
SLOT 4 

3 letters words from 'lost'

LOS 3LOT 3
SOL 3SOT 3

2 letters words from 'lost'

LO 2OS 2
SO 2ST 2
TO 2 

All 4 letters words made out of lost

lost olst lsot slot oslt solt lots olts ltos tlos otls tols lsto slto ltso tlso stlo tslo ostl sotl otsl tosl stol tsol

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

Definitions and meaning of lost

lost

Alternative forms

  • los'
  • loss

Etymology

From Middle English loste, losede (preterite) and Middle English lost, ilost, ilosed (past participle), from Old English losode (preterite) and Old English losod, ġelosod, equivalent to lose +‎ -t.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: lŏst, IPA(key): /lɒst/
  • (UK, dated) enPR: lôst, IPA(key): /lɔːst/
  • (US) enPR: lôst, IPA(key): /lɔst/
  • (cotcaught merger) enPR: läst, IPA(key): /lɑst/
  • Rhymes: -ɒst, -ɔːst

Verb

lost

  1. simple past tense and past participle of lose

Derived terms

  • long-lost
  • no love lost

Adjective

lost (comparative loster or more lost, superlative lostest or most lost)

  1. Having wandered from, or unable to find, the way.
    The children were soon lost in the forest.
  2. In an unknown location; unable to be found.
    Deep beneath the ocean, the Titanic was lost to the world.
  3. Not perceptible to the senses; no longer visible.
    an island lost in a fog; a person lost in a crowd
  4. Parted with; no longer held or possessed.
    a lost limb; lost honour
  5. Not employed or enjoyed; thrown away; employed ineffectually; wasted; squandered.
    a lost day; a lost opportunity or benefit
  6. Ruined or destroyed, either physically or morally; past help or hope.
    a ship lost at sea; a woman lost to virtue; a lost soul
  7. Hardened beyond sensibility or recovery; alienated; insensible.
    lost to shame; lost to all sense of honour
  8. Occupied with, or under the influence of, something, so as not to notice external things.
    to be lost in thought

Derived terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • LTOs, OSLT, OTLs, STOL, lots, slot, tols

Breton

Etymology

Cognate with Welsh llost, Cornish lost, Gaulish losto-, from Proto-Celtic *lustā, from the root *leu- "to divide, to split", possibly related to Old High German ljóstr and English leister.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɔst]

Noun

lost m (plural lostoù)

  1. A tail.
  2. (informal) a cock, a penis.
    Ha ma lost bras 'zo bet troc'het
    And my big penis was cut off (from a Breton bawdy song)

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔst

Verb

lost

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of lossen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of lossen

Adjective

lost

  1. Superlative form of los

Anagrams

  • slot, stol

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /loːst/

Verb

lost

  1. Second-person singular present of losen.
  2. Third-person singular present of losen.
  3. Second-person plural present of losen.
  4. Imperative plural of losen.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • LOSE, to misplace or be deprived of.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)