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Yes. The word lude is a Scrabble US word. The word lude is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word lude is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

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4 letters words from 'lude'

DUEL 5DULE 5
LEUD 5LUDE 5

3 letters words from 'lude'

DEL 4DUE 4
ELD 4LED 4
LEU 3LUD 4
ULE 3 

2 letters words from 'lude'

DE 3ED 3
EL 2 

All 4 letters words made out of lude

lude ulde ldue dlue udle dule lued uled leud elud ueld euld ldeu dleu ledu eldu delu edlu udel duel uedl eudl deul edul

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

Definitions and meaning of lude

lude

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Aphetic form of Quaalude.

Noun

lude (plural ludes)

  1. (slang) A pill containing the drug methaqualone.

Verb

lude (third-person singular simple present ludes, present participle luding, simple past and past participle luded)

  1. (slang) To get high on quaalude.

Etymology 2

Shortening.

Noun

lude (plural ludes)

  1. (slang) A Honda Prelude sports car.

Anagrams

  • ULed, duel, leud, lued

Danish

Etymology

From Old Norse lúta.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /luːdə/, [ˈluːðə]

Verb

lude (imperative lud, infinitive at lude, present tense luder, past tense ludede, perfect tense har ludet)

  1. lout, stoop

Synonyms

  • hælde

Finnish

(index lu)

Etymology

Related to Komi-Zyrian лудік (ludïk) and Estonian lutikas.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈludeˣ/, [ˈlude̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ude
  • Syllabification: lu‧de

Noun

lude

  1. a bedbug
  2. a bug (an insect of the order Hemiptera)

Declension

Synonyms

  • (bedbug): lutikka, seinälude

Compounds


Italian

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ude

Verb

lude

  1. third-person singular present indicative of ludere

Latin

Verb

lūde

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of lūdō

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From luut +‎ -e.

Adverb

lude

  1. loudly

Descendants

  • Dutch: luid

Further reading

  • “lude (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929) , “lude (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page I

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English hlȳd (noise, sound, tumult, disturbance, dissension), from Proto-Germanic *hlūdijō (sound), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱlewe- (to hear). Influenced by Old Norse hljóð (from Proto-Germanic *hleuþą).

Alternative forms

  • loude

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈluːd(ə)/, /ˈliu̯d(ə)/

Noun

lude (plural luden)

  1. Sound, noise, clamor
    Þa hunten wenden æfter mid muchelen heora lude.Layamon's Brut
    Þa luden heo iherden of þan Rom-leoden.Layamon's Brut
Descendants
  • English: loude (obsolete)
  • Scots: lood, luid
References
  • “lūde, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-10-01.

Etymology 2

From Old English hlūde.

Adverb

lude

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of loude (loudly)

Spanish

Verb

lude

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of ludir.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of ludir.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of ludir.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a type of sedative pill.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)