Rasp in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is rasp a Scrabble word?

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

R1A1S1P3

Is rasp a Scrabble UK word?

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

R1A1S1P3

Is rasp a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Rasp

You can make 16 words from 'rasp' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'rasp'

PARS 6RAPS 6
RASP 6SPAR 6

3 letters words from 'rasp'

ARS 3ASP 5
PAR 5PAS 5
RAP 5RAS 3
SAP 5SAR 3
SPA 5 

2 letters words from 'rasp'

AR 2AS 2
PA 4 

All 4 letters words made out of rasp

rasp arsp rsap srap asrp sarp raps arps rpas pras aprs pars rspa srpa rpsa prsa spra psra aspr sapr apsr pasr spar psar

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

Definitions and meaning of rasp

rasp

Etymology 1

From Middle English raspen, partly from Middle Dutch raspen and partly from Old French rasper; both ultimately from Frankish *hraspōn, from Proto-Germanic *hraspōną, related to Proto-Germanic *hrespaną (to tear). Compare Old High German raspōn (to scrape), Old English ġehrespan (to tear). The noun is from Middle French raspe.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -æsp

Noun

rasp (plural rasps)

  1. A coarse file, on which the cutting prominences are distinct points raised by the oblique stroke of a sharp punch, instead of lines raised by a chisel, as on the true file.
  2. The sound made by this tool when used, or any similar sound.
    the rasp of her perpetual cough
Hypernyms
  • file

Translations

Verb

rasp (third-person singular simple present rasps, present participle rasping, simple past and past participle rasped)

  1. (intransitive) To use a rasp.
  2. (intransitive) To make a noise similar to the one a rasp makes in use; to utter rasps.
  3. (transitive) To work something with a rasp.
    to rasp wood to make it smooth; to rasp bones to powder
  4. (transitive, intransitive, figuratively) To grate harshly upon; to offend by coarse or rough treatment or language.
    Some sounds rasp the ear.
    His insults rasped my temper.

Translations

Etymology 2

From raspberry.

Noun

rasp (plural rasps)

  1. (obsolete) The raspberry.
    • (Can we date this quote by Francis Bacon and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Set sorrel amongst rasps, and the rasps will be smaller.
Hypernyms
  • berry

Anagrams

  • APRs, Arps, PSRA, RAPs, arps, pars, raps, sapr-, spar

Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

rasp f (plural raspen, diminutive raspje n)

  1. grater, for example for cheese
  2. surform tool

Verb

rasp

  1. first-person singular present indicative of raspen
  2. imperative of raspen

Norwegian Bokmål

Verb

rasp

  1. imperative of raspe

Source: wiktionary.org
  • habitually scratching the ground for food.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)