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Yes. The word precocious is a Scrabble US word. The word precocious is worth 16 points in Scrabble:

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Is precocious a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word precocious is a Scrabble UK word and has 16 points:

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10 letters words from 'precocious'

PRECOCIOUS 16 

9 letters words from 'precocious'

OCCUPIERS 15UROSCOPIC 15

8 letters words from 'precocious'

CROCEOUS 12OCCUPIER 14
OCCUPIES 14OPORICES 12
PRECIOUS 12 

7 letters words from 'precocious'

CICEROS 11COOPERS 11
COORIES 9COPIERS 11
COPIOUS 11COPSIER 11
CORIOUS 9COUPERS 11
COURIES 9CROUPES 11
OPORICE 11PERSICO 11
PICEOUS 11POURIES 9
RECOUPS 11SCOOPER 11
SCOURIE 9SIROCCO 11
SOUPIER 9 

6 letters words from 'precocious'

CERCIS 10CERCUS 10
CEROUS 8CICERO 10
CIRCUS 10COOERS 8
COOPER 10COORIE 8
COOSER 8COPERS 10
COPIER 10COPIES 10
CORIES 8CORPSE 10
CORPUS 10COSIER 8
COUPER 10COUPES 10
COURES 8COURIE 8
COURSE 8CRIPES 10
CROCUS 10CROUPE 10
CROUPS 10CROUSE 8
CRUCES 10CRUISE 8
CRUSIE 8CUPRIC 12
CURIES 8CURIOS 8
ERUCIC 10ESCROC 10
OCCIES 10OCCURS 10
OOSIER 6POISER 8
POORIS 8POROSE 8
POROUS 8POSEUR 8
POSIER 8POURIE 8
PRECIS 10PRICES 10
PSORIC 10RECCOS 10
RECOUP 10ROSCOE 8
SCIROC 10SCROOP 10
SOCCER 10SOUPER 8
SOURCE 8SPICER 10
SPRUCE 10SUCCOR 10
UPRISE 8UPROSE 8

5 letters words from 'precocious'

CERCI 9CERIC 9
CEROS 7CIRCS 9
CIRES 7CISCO 9
COCOS 9COIRS 7
COOER 7COOPS 9
COPER 9COPES 9
COPSE 9CORES 7
CORPS 9CORSE 7
CORSO 7COSEC 9
COSIE 7COUPE 9
COUPS 9COURE 7
COURS 7CRIES 7
CRIOS 7CRIPE 9
CRISE 7CRISP 9
CROCI 9CROCS 9
CROPS 9CROUP 9
CRUES 7CRUSE 7
CURES 7CURIE 7
CURIO 7CURSE 7
CURSI 7CUSEC 9
ECRUS 7EPICS 9
EPRIS 7ERICS 7
EUROS 5ICERS 7
OCCUR 9OORIE 5
OSIER 5OURIE 5
PERIS 7PIERS 7
PIOUS 7PISCO 9
POISE 7POORI 7
PORES 7POSER 7
POURS 7PRICE 9
PRIES 7PRISE 7
PROSE 7PROSO 7
PUCER 9PUCES 9
PUERS 7PURES 7
PURIS 7PURSE 7
RECCO 9REPOS 7
RICES 7RIPES 7
ROOPS 7ROOSE 5
ROPES 7ROUES 5
ROUPS 7ROUSE 5
SCOOP 9SCOPE 9
SCORE 7SCOUP 9
SCOUR 7SCRIP 9
SECCO 9SEPIC 9
SERIC 7SIEUR 5
SIROC 7SIRUP 7
SOPOR 7SOUCE 7
SPEIR 7SPICE 9
SPIER 7SPIRE 7
SPOOR 7SPORE 7
SPRUE 7SPUER 7
SUCCI 9SUCRE 7
SUPER 7UREIC 7

4 letters words from 'precocious'

CEPS 8CERO 6
CIRE 6COCO 8
COIR 6COOP 8
COOS 6COPE 8
COPS 8CORE 6
CORS 6COSE 6
COUP 8COUR 6
CRIS 6CROC 8
CROP 8CRUE 6
CRUS 6CUES 6
CUPS 8CURE 6
CURS 6CUSP 8
ECCO 8ECOS 6
ECRU 6ECUS 6
EPIC 8EPOS 6
ERIC 6EROS 4
EUOI 4EURO 4
ICER 6ICES 6
IRES 4IURE 4
OOPS 6OOSE 4
OPES 6OPUS 6
ORCS 6ORES 4
OUPS 6OURS 4
PECS 8PERI 6
PESO 6PICE 8
PICS 8PIER 6
PIES 6PIRS 6
PISE 6PISO 6
POCO 8POIS 6
POOR 6POOS 6
PORE 6POSE 6
POUR 6PROO 6
PROS 6PUCE 8
PUER 6PUIR 6
PURE 6PURI 6
PURS 6RECS 6
REIS 4REOS 4
REPO 6REPS 6
RICE 6RIPE 6
RIPS 6RISE 4
RISP 6ROCS 6
ROES 4ROOP 6
ROOS 4ROPE 6
ROSE 4ROUE 4
ROUP 6RUCS 6
RUES 4RUSE 4
SCOP 8SCUP 8
SCUR 6SECO 6
SEIR 4SICE 6
SIPE 6SIRE 4
SOOP 6SORE 4
SORI 4SOUP 6
SOUR 4SPEC 8
SPIC 8SPIE 6
SPUE 6SPUR 6
SUER 4SUPE 6
SURE 4URES 4
URIC 6URPS 6
USER 4 

3 letters words from 'precocious'

CEP 7CIS 5
COO 5COP 7
COR 5COS 5
CRU 5CUE 5
CUP 7CUR 5
ECO 5ECU 5
ERS 3ICE 5
IOS 3IRE 3
ISO 3OES 3
OOP 5OOR 3
OOS 3OPE 5
OPS 5ORC 5
ORE 3ORS 3
OSE 3OUP 5
OUR 3OUS 3
PEC 7PER 5
PES 5PIC 7
PIE 5PIR 5
PIS 5PIU 5
POI 5POO 5
POS 5PRE 5
PRO 5PSI 5
PUR 5PUS 5
REC 5REI 3
REO 3REP 5
RES 3RIP 5
ROC 5ROE 3
ROO 3RUC 5
RUE 3SEC 5
SEI 3SER 3
SIC 5SIP 5
SIR 3SOC 5
SOP 5SOU 3
SRI 3SUE 3
SUI 3SUP 5
SUR 3UPO 5
UPS 5URE 3
URP 5USE 3

2 letters words from 'precocious'

ER 2ES 2
IO 2IS 2
OE 2OI 2
OO 2OP 4
OR 2OS 2
OU 2PE 4
PI 4PO 4
RE 2SI 2
SO 2UP 4
UR 2US 2

Definitions and meaning of precocious

precocious

Etymology

From Latin praecox (premature, precocious, ripe before time, early ripe), from praecoquere (to ripen beforehand, ripen fully, also boil beforehand), from prae (before) + coquere (to cook, boil, ripen).

Pronunciation

  • enPR: prĭ-kō'shəs, IPA(key): /pɹəˈkəʊʃəs/
  • Rhymes: -əʊʃəs

Adjective

precocious (comparative more precocious, superlative most precocious)

  1. Characterized by exceptionally early development or maturity.
    The precocious plant was already blooming flowers by day 4.
  2. Exhibiting advanced skills and aptitudes at an abnormally early age.
    The precocious child began reading the newspaper at age four.
    • 1964, Sherman Brothers, “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious”, Mary Poppins, Walt Disney Mary: Even though the sound of it is something quite atrocious / If you say it loud enough you'll always sound precocious.

Synonyms

  • tranty

Antonyms

  • altricious
  • serotinous

Derived terms

  • precociously
  • precociousness

Related terms

  • precocity

Translations

See also

  • prodigy
  • apricot

Further reading

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

Source: wiktionary.org
  • exceptionally early in development or occurrence.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)