Peat in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is peat a Scrabble word?

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

P3E1A1T1

Is peat a Scrabble UK word?

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

P3E1A1T1

Is peat a Words With Friends word?

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

P4E1A1T1

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Valid words made from Peat

You can make 24 words from 'peat' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'peat'

PATE 6PEAT 6
TAPE 6TEPA 6

3 letters words from 'peat'

APE 5APT 5
ATE 3EAT 3
ETA 3PAT 5
PEA 5PET 5
TAE 3TAP 5
TEA 3 

2 letters words from 'peat'

AE 2AT 2
EA 2ET 2
PA 4PE 4
TA 2TE 2

All 4 letters words made out of peat

peat epat paet apet eapt aept peta epta ptea tpea etpa tepa pate apte ptae tpae atpe tape eatp aetp etap teap atep taep

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

Definitions and meaning of peat

peat

Etymology 1

Late Middle English, from British Vulgar Latin peta, probably ultimately from a Celtic language such as an unattested Pictish or Brythonic source, in turn possibly from Proto-Brythonic *peθ (portion, segment, piece).

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /piːt/
  • Rhymes: -iːt
  • Homophone: Pete

Noun

peat (countable and uncountable, plural peats)

  1. Soil formed of dead but not fully decayed plants found in bog areas, often burned as fuel. [from 14th c.]
Derived terms
  • peat bog, peatbog
  • peaty
Translations
Further reading
  • peat on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Etymology 2

Compare pet (a favourite).

Noun

peat (plural peats)

  1. (obsolete) A pet, a darling; a woman.
    • 1594, William Shakespeare, The Taming of the Shrew, I. i. 78 :
      And let it not displease thee, good Bianca, / For I will love thee ne'er the less, my girl. / A pretty peat!

References

  • Kuhn, Sherman (1982): Middle English Dictionary, Part 3, p. 880

Anagrams

  • PETA, Paet, Pate, Peta, epta-, pate, peta-, pâté, tape, tepa

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a substance composed of partially decayed vegetable matter.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)