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Is mist a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word mist is a Scrabble US word. The word mist is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is mist a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word mist is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Is mist a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word mist is a Words With Friends word. The word mist is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Mist

You can make 15 words from 'mist' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'mist'

MIST 6SMIT 6
STIM 6 

3 letters words from 'mist'

ISM 5ITS 3
MIS 5SIM 5
SIT 3TIS 3

2 letters words from 'mist'

IS 2IT 2
MI 4SI 2
ST 2TI 2

All 4 letters words made out of mist

mist imst msit smit ismt simt mits imts mtis tmis itms tims msti smti mtsi tmsi stmi tsmi istm sitm itsm tism stim tsim

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

Definitions and meaning of mist

mist

Etymology

From Middle English mist, from Old English mist (mist; darkness; dimness (of eyesight)), from Proto-Germanic *mihstaz (mist, fog), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃migʰstos, from the root *h₃meygʰ- (cloud, fog, drizzle). Cognate with Scots mist (mist, fog), West Frisian mist (mist), Dutch mist (mist), Swedish mist (mist, fog), Icelandic mistur (mist), West Frisian miegelje (to drizzle), Dutch dialectal miggelen, miegelen (to drizzle), Lithuanian miglà (fog), Sanskrit मेघ (megha, cloud), Russian мгла (mgla, fog, haze).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɪst/
  • Rhymes: -ɪst
  • Homophone: missed

Noun

mist (countable and uncountable, plural mists)

  1. (countable, uncountable) Water or other liquid finely suspended in air.
    It was difficult to see through the morning mist.
  2. (countable) A layer of fine droplets or particles.
    There was an oily mist on the lens.
  3. (figuratively) Anything that dims, darkens, or hinders vision.
    • His passion cast a mist before his sense.

Derived terms

Translations

Verb

mist (third-person singular simple present mists, present participle misting, simple past and past participle misted)

  1. To form mist.
    It's misting this morning.
  2. To spray fine droplets on, particularly of water.
    I mist my tropical plants every morning.
  3. To cover with a mist.
    The lens was misted.
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  4. (of the eyes) To be covered by tears.
    My eyes misted when I remembered what had happened.

Derived terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • ISTM, ITSM, Smit, TIMS, TIMs, TMIs, Tims, smit, stim

Danish

Verb

mist

  1. imperative of miste

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɪst/
  • Hyphenation: mist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch mist, from Old Dutch *mist, from Proto-Germanic *mihstaz.

Noun

mist m (plural misten, diminutive mistje n)

  1. fog, mist
Derived terms
  • misthoorn
  • mistig
  • mistlamp
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: mis

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

mist

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

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

mist

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of misten
  2. imperative of misten

Anagrams

  • mits

Ingrian

Pronoun

mist

  1. whence

Latvian

Pronunciation

Verb

mist (intr., 1st conj., pres. mītu, mīt, mīt, past mitu)

  1. to live
  2. to dwell
  3. to reside

Conjugation

Related terms

  • dzīvot

Middle English

Etymology 1

Noun

mist

  1. Alternative form of myst (mist)

Etymology 2

Noun

mist

  1. Alternative form of myst (mysteries)

North Frisian

Noun

mist m

  1. (Mooring) mist

Derived terms

Norwegian Bokmål

Verb

mist

  1. imperative of miste

Norwegian Nynorsk

Verb

mist

  1. past participle of missa
  2. inflection of mista:
    1. past participle
    2. imperative

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *mihstaz.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mist/

Noun

mist m

  1. fog
  2. mist

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle English: mist
    • Scots: mist
    • English: mist

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse mistr, from Proto-Germanic *mihstaz.

Noun

mist c

  1. fog (cloud that forms at a low altitude and obscures vision)

Declension

Related terms

  • mistlur

Verb

mist

  1. imperative of mista.
  2. past participle of mista.
  3. supine of mista.

Anagrams

  • stim

Source: wiktionary.org
  • watery vapour seen in the atmosphere.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)