Lox in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is lox a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lox is a Scrabble US word. The word lox is worth 10 points in Scrabble:

L1O1X8

Is lox a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lox is a Scrabble UK word and has 10 points:

L1O1X8

Is lox a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word lox is a Words With Friends word. The word lox is worth 11 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

L2O1X8

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Valid words made from Lox

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


3 letters words from 'lox'

LOX 10 

2 letters words from 'lox'

LO 2OX 9

All 3 letters words made out of lox

lox olx lxo xlo oxl xol

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

Definitions and meaning of lox

lox

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /lɑks/
  • Homophone: locks
  • Rhymes: -ɒks

Etymology 1

From Yiddish לאַקס(laks, salmon), from Old High German lahs, from Proto-Germanic *lahsaz (salmon), from Proto-Indo-European *laḱs- (salmon, trout). Cognate to Icelandic lax, German Lachs. More at lax.

Noun

lox (uncountable)

  1. Salmon cured in brine and then smoked in low temperature so that the flesh remains uncooked.
Synonyms
  • cold-smoked salmon
Hyponyms
  • Nova
Derived terms
  • loxism
Translations

See also

  • lox on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Etymology 2

Abbreviation of liquid oxygen.

Alternative forms

  • LOX, LOx

Noun

lox (uncountable)

  1. Liquid oxygen.
Synonyms
  • LO2
  • O2(l)
Coordinate terms
  • gox, GOX (gaseous oxygen)
Derived terms
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Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *luhsaz (lynx), from Proto-Indo-European *lewk- (light, bright, shining). Cognate with Old Saxon lohs (lynx), Old High German luhs (lynx), Old Swedish (lynx). See los.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /loks/

Noun

lox m (nominative plural loxas)

  1. lynx

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle English: lusk

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to supply with loxygen (liquid oxygen).
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)