Oral in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is oral a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word oral is a Scrabble US word. The word oral is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

O1R1A1L1

Is oral a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word oral is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

O1R1A1L1

Is oral a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word oral is a Words With Friends word. The word oral is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

O1R1A1L2

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Valid words made from Oral

You can make 10 words from 'oral' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'oral'

ORAL 4 

3 letters words from 'oral'

LAR 3LOR 3
OAR 3ORA 3

2 letters words from 'oral'

AL 2AR 2
LA 2LO 2
OR 2 

All 4 letters words made out of oral

oral roal oarl aorl raol arol orla rola olra lora rloa lroa oalr aolr olar loar alor laor ralo arlo rlao lrao alro laro

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

Definitions and meaning of oral

oral

Etymology

From Late Latin ōrālis, from Latin ōs (mouth), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óh₃s.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɔːɹəl/, /ˈɒɹəl/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɔɹəl/, /ˈɑɹəl/
  • Rhymes: -ɔːɹəl
  • Homophone: aural

Adjective

oral (not comparable)

  1. Relating to the mouth.
  2. Spoken rather than written.

Synonyms

  • mouthly (rare)
  • spoken

Antonyms

  • written

Derived terms

Translations

Noun

oral (plural orals)

  1. (countable) A spoken test or examination, particularly in a language class.
  2. (countable) A physical examination of the mouth.
  3. (uncountable, informal) Oral sex.

See also

  • aural

Further reading

  • oral in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • oral in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.

Anagrams

  • Arlo, LoRa, Loar, Lora, Orla

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch overal, from Middle Dutch overal, from Old Dutch overal.

Adverb

oral

  1. everywhere

Alternative forms

  • orals
  • oralste, oralster (nonstandard)

Catalan

Adjective

oral (masculine and feminine plural orals)

  1. oral

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈoral]

Verb

oral

  1. masculine singular past participle of orat

French

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin ōrālis, from ōs (mouth).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɔ.ʁal/
  • Homophones: orale, orales

Adjective

oral (feminine singular orale, masculine plural oraux, feminine plural orales)

  1. oral

Noun

oral m (plural oraux)

  1. an oral exam, a viva, a viva voce

Further reading

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

German

Etymology

From Latin os, oris (mouth) + -al

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -aːl

Adjective

oral (not comparable)

  1. Relating to the mouth.

Declension

Further reading

  • oral in Duden online

Interlingua

Adjective

oral (not comparable)

  1. oral (pertaining to the mouth)

Portuguese

Etymology

From Latin oralis

Adjective

oral m or f (plural orais, comparable)

  1. oral

Derived terms

  • oralidade

Serbo-Croatian

Noun

oral m (Cyrillic spelling орал)

  1. Obsolete spelling of orao

Spanish

Etymology

From Latin os, oris (mouth) + -al

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /oˈɾal/

Adjective

oral (plural orales)

  1. oral

Derived terms


Source: wiktionary.org
  • relating to the mouth; uttered by the mouth.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)