Mono in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is mono a Scrabble word?

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

M3O1N1O1

Is mono a Scrabble UK word?

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

M3O1N1O1

Is mono a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word mono is a Words With Friends word. The word mono is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Mono

You can make 14 words from 'mono' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'mono'

MONO 6MOON 6

3 letters words from 'mono'

MON 5MOO 5
NOM 5NOO 3
ONO 3OOM 5
OON 3 

2 letters words from 'mono'

MO 4NO 2
OM 4ON 2
OO 2 

All 4 letters words made out of mono

mono omno mnoo nmoo onmo nomo moon omon moon omon oomn oomn mnoo nmoo mono omno nomo onmo onom noom oonm oonm noom onom

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

Definitions and meaning of mono

mono

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmɒnəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmɑnoʊ/
  • Hyphenation: mon‧o

Etymology 1

Clipping of mononucleosis.

Noun

mono (uncountable)

  1. (informal) The fatiguing viral infection mononucleosis.
Synonyms
  • mononucleosis
  • glandular fever
  • the kissing disease

Etymology 2

Probably from the prefix mono- meaning “one, single”.

Noun

mono (plural monos)

  1. (slang, Britain, Australia) A bicycle or motorcycle trick where the front wheel is lifted off the ground while riding
Synonyms
  • wheelie

Etymology 3

Clipping of monophonic.

Adjective

mono (not comparable)

  1. (colloquial) Monaural or monophonic; having only a single audio channel.
    Because many in the audience were very close to one of the speakers, the DJ decided to play the music in mono.
Antonyms
  • stereo
Translations

Etymology 4

Clipping of monochrome.

Adjective

mono (not comparable)

  1. (colloquial) Monochrome.
    • 1985, PC Mag, volume 4, number 4, page 125:
      The excellent on-screen display of italics, superscripts and subscripts, and other niceties available on the color screen now display on mono monitors, but with the inherently superior text font of the mono mode.

Etymology 5

Clipping of monomorphism.

Noun

mono (plural monos)

  1. (category theory) Abbreviation of monomorphism.
Related terms
  • monic

Etymology 6

Clipping of monoamorous.

Adjective

mono (comparative more mono, superlative most mono)

  1. (chiefly informal) Monoamorous, monogamous.
Coordinate terms
  • poly

Noun

mono (plural monos)

  1. (informal) A monogamous person.

Etymology 7

Clipping of monosexual.

Adjective

mono (comparative more mono, superlative most mono)

  1. (chiefly informal) Monosexual.
    • 2013, Shiri Eisner, Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution (→ISBN):
      People who do wish to be recognizable as trans or bi are often coercively passed off as cis or mono anyway.
    • 2013, Dawn Atkins, Bisexual Women in the Twenty-First Century (→ISBN), page 37:
      That is, establishing as it does a replacement binary (mono versus bi, rather than hetero versus homo) it functions to erase lesbian and gay specificity. In turn, this fails to consider, and even elides, important structural inequities between the hetero- and homosexual categories. The difficulty of establishing bisexual legitimacy in a discursive context of oppositional categories was acknowledged by a number of participants. For some, invoking the mono/bi dichotomy affords bisexuality [...]
Coordinate terms
  • bi, pan

Anagrams

  • Moon, moon, nomo-

Aragonese

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

mono m (plural monos)

  1. monkey

References

  • Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002), “mono”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN

Esperanto

Etymology

Borrowed from French monnaie and English money.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmono/
  • Hyphenation: mo‧no
  • Rhymes: -ono
  • Audio:

Noun

mono (accusative singular monon, plural monoj, accusative plural monojn)

  1. money

Derived terms


Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmono/, [ˈmo̞no̞]
  • Rhymes: -ono
  • Syllabification: mo‧no

Etymology 1

From a trademark "Mono", registered in 1932 by Lahden Saapas- ja Lapikasteollisuus O.Y, since 1943 Mono Oy. The name was chosen as result of a contest. The winner justified the name by explaining that it came from Ancient Greek μόνος (mónos, unique), which described the positioning of the skiing shoes of the firm on the market. It didn't probably hurt that the founder of the firm was Jussi Mononen.

Noun

mono

  1. (informal) skiing shoe
  2. (slang, by extension) shoe
Declension
Synonyms
  • (skiing shoe): hiihtokenkä
Derived terms
  • antaa monoa (to fire, dismiss; see antaa potkut)
  • monottaa

Etymology 2

< monofoninen (monophonic)

Adjective

mono

  1. mono (having only a single audio channel)
Declension

Synonyms

  • monofoninen

Anagrams

  • moon

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɔ.no/

Etymology 1

Truncation of monophonique

Adjective

mono (plural monos)

  1. monophonic, monaural

Etymology 2

Clipping of moniteur + -o.

Noun

mono m (plural monos)

  1. (informal) supervisor, leader (in a camp)

Further reading

  • “mono” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Noun

mono m (plural monos)

  1. ape

Italian

Adjective

mono

  1. single (of one part)

Japanese

Romanization

mono

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もの
  2. Rōmaji transcription of モノ

Latvian

Adjective

mono

  1. Abbreviation of monofonisks

Noun

mono f (invariable)

  1. Abbreviation of monofonija

Portuguese

Etymology

Uncertain, but probably borrowed from or related to Spanish mono.

Noun

mono m (plural monos)

  1. monkey; ape
  2. (figuratively) lazy or ugly person
  3. (figuratively) deadstock
  4. (figuratively) bulky waste

Spanish

Etymology

Haplographically from maimón (monkey), from Arabic مَيْمُون(maymūn, baboon, mandrill). Compare English monkey.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmono/

Adjective

mono (feminine singular mona, masculine plural monos, feminine plural monas) (superlative monísimo)

  1. (Spain, colloquial) cute, pretty
    Synonyms: bonito, cuqui
  2. (Colombia, colloquial) blond, blonde
    Synonym: rubio

Noun

mono m (plural monos, feminine mona, feminine plural monas)

  1. monkey
    Synonyms: chango, maimón, mico, simio
  2. boiler suit, coveralls, overall, onesie (a one-piece suit combining trousers and jacket, worn for heavy or hot manual labour)
    Synonyms: mono de trabajo, braga, buzo, overol
  3. jumpsuit (a one-piece item of clothing originally by parachutists)
  4. jumpsuit (a female one-piece item of clothing)
  5. (Chile, Peru) tracksuit, joggers (garment consisting of a top and trousers for sports and casual wear)
    Synonyms: buzo, chándal
  6. (Costa Rica, slang) the vulva or vagina
  7. (Mexico, Chile) doll, puppet
    Synonym: muñeco
  8. (colloquial) withdrawal symptom
    Synonym: síndrome de abstinencia

Derived terms


Source: wiktionary.org
  • the black howler monkey of Central America.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)