Pellet in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is pellet a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word pellet is a Scrabble US word. The word pellet is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

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Is pellet a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word pellet is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

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Is pellet a Words With Friends word?

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Definitions and meaning of pellet

pellet

Etymology

From Old French pelote (small ball), from Vulgar Latin *pilotta, diminutive of Latin pila (ball). Doublet of pelota.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɛlɪt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlɪt

Noun

pellet (plural pellets)

  1. A small, compressed, hard chunk of matter.
    a pellet of wood, paper, or ore
  2. A lead projectile used as ammunition in rifled air guns.
  3. Compressed byproduct of digestion regurgitated by owls. Serves as a waste disposal mechanism for indigestible parts of food, such as fur and bones.
  4. (heraldry) A roundel sable (black circular spot; also called ogress).
  5. One of the short conductive tubes in a Pelletron particle accelerator.

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Catalan: pèl·let

Translations

Verb

pellet (third-person singular simple present pellets, present participle pelleting, simple past and past participle pelleted)

  1. To form into pellets.
    Synonym: pelletize
  2. To strike with pellets.

Further reading

  • pellet at OneLook Dictionary Search

Finnish

Noun

pellet

  1. nominative plural of pelle

German

Pronunciation

Verb

pellet

  1. Second-person plural subjunctive I of pellen.

Latin

Verb

pellet

  1. third-person singular future active indicative of pellō

Spanish

Noun

pellet m (plural pellets)

  1. pellet (projectile)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to hit with small, rounded masses.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)