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

M3U1I1L1

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

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4 letters words from 'muil'

MUIL 6 

3 letters words from 'muil'

LUM 5MIL 5

2 letters words from 'muil'

LI 2MI 4
MU 4UM 4

All 4 letters words made out of muil

muil umil miul imul uiml iuml muli umli mlui lmui ulmi lumi milu imlu mliu lmiu ilmu limu uilm iulm ulim luim ilum lium

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Definitions and meaning of muil

muil

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mœy̯l/
  • Hyphenation: muil
  • Rhymes: -œy̯l

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch muul, from Old Dutch mūl, from Proto-Germanic *mūlą.

Noun

muil m (plural muilen, diminutive muiltje n)

  1. An animal's mouth and muzzle or snout
    De temmer steekt zijn hoofd in de muil van de leeuw
    The tamer puts his head in the lion's mouth
  2. (derogatory) A person's face
  3. (notably in muilen trekken) A funny, angry ... face one makes, facial expression
Synonyms
  • snuit
  • (person's face) gelaat n, gezicht n, smoel
Derived terms
  • meesmuilen
  • melkmuil m
  • muilband m
  • muilblaar
  • muilbroeder m
  • muilentrekker m
  • muilijzer n
  • muilkorf m
  • muilmand
  • muilpeer m
  • muilplaag

Verb

muil

  1. first-person singular present indicative of muilen
  2. imperative of muilen

Etymology 2

From Middle Dutch muul, from Latin (calceus) mulleus (red shoe).

Noun

muil m (plural muilen, diminutive muiltje n)

  1. (usually as plural diminutive muiltjes) A flat type of footwear
    De sprookjesprins zocht Assepoester met als enige aanwijzing haar glazen muiltje
    The fairytale prince looked for Cideralla with her glass slipper as only clue

Etymology 3

From Middle Dutch muul, from Latin mūlus.

Noun

muil m (plural muilen, diminutive muiltje n)

  1. A mule, an equine crossbreed between a stallion (horse) and a she-ass (donkey)
Derived terms
  • muildier n
  • muilezel m

References

  • van Veen, P.A.F.; van der Sijs, Nicoline (1997) Etymologisch woordenboek: de herkomst van onze woorden (in Dutch), Utrecht; Antwerpen: Van Dale Lexicografie, →ISBN
  • Prof. dr. G. Geerts e.a., van Dale. Groot Woordenboek der Nederlandse Taal. Utrecht - Antwerp, Van Dale Lexicografie, 1984 (eleventh edition). [leading Dutch dictionary in Dutch, commonly known as ‘de Grote Van Dale’]

Ludian

Etymology

Borrowing from Russian мыло (mylo).

Noun

muil

  1. soap

Veps

Etymology

Borrowing from Russian мыло (mylo).

Noun

muil

  1. soap

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Scots) a mule, a backless slipper.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)