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Is paddy a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word paddy is a Scrabble US word. The word paddy is worth 12 points in Scrabble:

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Is paddy a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word paddy is a Scrabble UK word and has 12 points:

P3A1D2D2Y4

Is paddy a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word paddy is a Words With Friends word. The word paddy is worth 12 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Paddy

You can make 17 words from 'paddy' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

5 letters words from 'paddy'

PADDY 12 

4 letters words from 'paddy'

ADDY 9DYAD 9

3 letters words from 'paddy'

ADD 5DAD 5
DAP 6DAY 7
PAD 6PAY 8
PYA 8YAD 7
YAP 8 

2 letters words from 'paddy'

AD 3AY 5
DA 3PA 4
YA 5 

All 5 letters words made out of paddy

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

Definitions and meaning of paddy

paddy

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpædi/
  • Rhymes: -ædi

Etymology 1

From Malay padi (paddy plant).

Noun

paddy (plural paddies)

  1. Rough or unhusked rice, either before it is milled or as a crop to be harvested. [from 17th c.]
    • 2011, Deepika Phukan, translating Arupa Patangia Kalita, The Story of Felanee:
      Taking out a handful of paddy the old woman exclaimed, “Look how good this paddy is! It is called Malbhog – it makes excellent puffed rice.”
  2. A paddy field, a rice paddy; an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grown. [from 20th c.]
Translations

See also

  • paddy paw

Etymology 2

English dialect paddy (worm-eaten).

Adjective

paddy (comparative more paddy, superlative most paddy)

  1. (obsolete) Low; mean; boorish; vagabond.
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    • 1860, John Lothrop Motley, The United Netherlands
      Even after the expiration of four months the condition of the paddy persons continued most destitute. The English soldiers became mere barefoot starving beggars in the streets []

Etymology 3

Possibly from Paddy (Irishman)

Noun

paddy (plural paddies)

  1. A fit of temper; a tantrum
    throw a paddy etc.
    • 2013, Mike Brown, Adventures with Czech George (page 17)
      I like the story of the Emperor Frederick who got into a paddy with his cook, and shouted: 'I am the Emperor, and I want dumplings.'
  2. (African-American Vernacular, slang) A white person.
  3. (colloquial, England) A labourer's assistant or workmate.
  4. A drill used in boring wells, with cutters that expand on pressure.

Synonyms

  • See Thesaurus:tantrum

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a rice field.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)