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Is rets a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word rets is a Scrabble US word. The word rets is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

R1E1T1S1

Is rets a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word rets is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

R1E1T1S1

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Valid words made from Rets

You can make 18 words from 'rets' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'rets'

ERST 4REST 4
RETS 4TRES 4

3 letters words from 'rets'

ERS 3EST 3
RES 3RET 3
SER 3SET 3
TES 3 

2 letters words from 'rets'

ER 2ES 2
ET 2RE 2
ST 2TE 2

All 4 letters words made out of rets

rets erts rtes tres etrs ters rest erst rset sret esrt sert rtse trse rste srte tsre stre etsr tesr estr setr tser ster

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

Definitions and meaning of rets

rets

Verb

rets

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ret

Anagrams

  • 'rest, -ster, ERTs, REST, Rest., SERT, erst, rest, rest., tres

Catalan

Verb

rets

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of retre

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈʁad̥s], [ˈʁɑd̥s]
  • Homophone: rats

Noun

rets c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of ret

French

Etymology

From Old French reiz, rez, rei (with spelling re-Latinized in modern French), from Latin rēte, rētis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁɛ/

Noun

rets m pl (plural only)

  1. (hunting, figurative) snare
  2. (fishing) net

Derived terms

  • réseau

Latvian

Alternative forms

  • (dialectal form) rēds

Etymology

From Proto-Baltic *retas, from Proto-Indo-European *er-, *(e)re- (loose, sparse, rare; to break down, to fall to pieces) (whence also irt (to disintegrate, to fall apart), q.v.) with an extra suffix -to-s. A parallel form from the same stem with a suffix -dʰ (*redʰ-) led to Old Church Slavonic рѣдъкъ (rědŭkŭ), Russian редкий (redkij), and to Latvian dialectal rēds. Cognates include Lithuanian rẽtas

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ɾæts]

Adjective

rets (definite retais, comparative retāks, superlative visretākais, adverb reti)

  1. thin, sparse (formed of a number of similar elements placed at a relatively large distance from one another)
  2. sparse (not close to one another)
  3. (of fabric, cloth) thin (with gaps, spaces between the threads)
  4. (of gazes, fog, air, etc.) thin (not concentrated)
  5. (of groups of people) thin (having few members)
  6. rare (of which there is only a small number)
  7. rare, infrequent, uncommon (not widely known, distributed, used)
  8. rare, uncommon (not normal, not ordinary)
  9. (definite forms) rare one(s) (only a few, not many)
  10. rare, infrequent (repeated only after long intervals)
  11. rare (which appears, happens infrequently)

Declension

Synonyms

  • (of "thin", "sparse"): plāns

Antonyms

  • (of "thin", "sparse", "not dense", "with gaps or spaces"): blīvs, biezs
  • (of "rare"): biežs

Derived terms

  • retums

References


Old Prussian

Adjective

rets m

  1. rare, thin

Source: wiktionary.org
  • RETRY, to try again.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)