Reap in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is reap a Scrabble word?

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

R1E1A1P3

Is reap a Scrabble UK word?

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

R1E1A1P3

Is reap a Words With Friends word?

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

R1E1A1P4

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Valid words made from Reap

You can make 23 words from 'reap' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'reap'

APER 6PARE 6
PEAR 6RAPE 6
REAP 6 

3 letters words from 'reap'

APE 5ARE 3
EAR 3ERA 3
PAR 5PEA 5
PER 5PRE 5
RAP 5REP 5

2 letters words from 'reap'

AE 2AR 2
EA 2ER 2
PA 4PE 4
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of reap

reap erap raep arep earp aerp repa erpa rpea prea epra pera rape arpe rpae prae apre pare eapr aepr epar pear aper paer

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

Definitions and meaning of reap

reap

Etymology

From Middle English repen, from Old English rēopan, rēpan, variants of Old English rīpan (to reap), from Proto-Germanic *rīpaną (compare West Frisian repe, German greifen (to snatch), Norwegian ripa (to score, scratch)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁reyb- (to snatch).

Pronunciation

  • enPR: rēp, IPA(key): /ɹiːp/
  • Rhymes: -iːp

Verb

reap (third-person singular simple present reaps, present participle reaping, simple past and past participle reaped or (obsolete) reapt)

  1. (transitive) To cut (for example a grain) with a sickle, scythe, or reaping machine
  2. (transitive) To gather (e.g. a harvest) by cutting.
  3. (transitive) To obtain or receive as a reward, in a good or a bad sense.
  4. (transitive, computer science) To terminate a child process that has previously exited, thereby removing it from the process table.
  5. (transitive, obsolete) To deprive of the beard; to shave.
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Derived terms

  • reaper
  • reap what one sows
  • sow the wind, reap the whirlwind

Translations

Noun

reap (plural reaps)

  1. A bundle of grain; a handful of grain laid down by the reaper as it is cut.

Synonyms

  • (bundle of grain): sheaf

Translations

Anagrams

  • Earp, Pera, Rape, aper, pare, pear, prae-, præ-, rape

Source: wiktionary.org
  • REANSWER, to be equivalent to.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)