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Is rit a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word rit is a Scrabble US word. The word rit is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

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Is rit a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word rit is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

R1I1T1

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3 letters words from 'rit'

RIT 3 

2 letters words from 'rit'

IT 2TI 2

All 3 letters words made out of rit

rit irt rti tri itr tir

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Definitions and meaning of rit

rit

Alternative forms

  • ritt, ret

Etymology

From Middle English ritten (to cut, score, slit, tear), from Old English *rittan (to cut, score, slit, tear,) (compare Old High German rizzen), from Proto-Germanic *ritjaną (to cut, scratch) (compare with Proto-Slavic *rězati (to cut, carve, engrave)). Cognate with German ritzen (to scratch). See also rat.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɪt

Noun

rit (plural rits)

  1. (Northern England, Scotland) A scratch, a score or a groove.

Verb

rit (third-person singular simple present rits, present participle ritting, simple past and past participle ritted)

  1. (Northern England, Scotland) To scratch or score.
  2. (Northern England, Scotland) To tear, rip, rend.
  3. (Northern England, Scotland) To slit.

References

  • The Middle English Dictionary
  • The Dictionary of the Scots Language

Adverb

rit (not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of ritardando.

Anagrams

  • IRT, RTI, TIR, TRI, Tir, tri, tri-

Albanian

Noun

rit ?

  1. rite

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rɪt/
  • Rhymes: -ɪt

Etymology 1

Possibly a borrowing from Middle Low German rit or Middle High German ritt, related to Middle Dutch rêde, dialectal Dutch reed.

Noun

rit m (plural ritten, diminutive ritje n)

  1. a ride on horseback or in a vehicle
Derived terms
  • testrit

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

rit

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of ritten
  2. imperative of ritten

Anagrams

  • tri

French

Etymology

Latin ritus

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁi/

Noun

rit m (plural rits)

  1. rite

Verb

rit

  1. third-person singular present indicative of rire
  2. third-person singular past historic of rire

Further reading

  • “rit” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • tir, tri

Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse rit.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɪːt/
  • Rhymes: -ɪːt

Noun

rit n (genitive singular rits, nominative plural rit)

  1. writ
  2. work, literary work
  3. (mathematics) chart, diagram

Declension

Derived terms

Related terms

  • rita
  • ritari

Lhao Vo

Noun

rit

  1. water

References

  • Paul K. Benedict, Sino-Tibetan: A Conspectus (1972, →ISBN, page 61 (rit)
  • Proto-Northern-Burmic Reconstruction (SIL) (ɣit⁴)
  • Huang Bufan (editor), Xu Shouchun, Chen Jiaying, Wan Huiyin, A Tibeto-Burman Lexicon (1992; Central Minorities University, Beijing) (ɣək³¹)

Occitan

Etymology

Uncertain, possibly substrate origin. Compare Friulian raze, Hungarian réce, Albanian rosë, Serbo-Croatian raca.

Noun

rit m (plural rits)

  1. duck

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *ritь.

Noun

rȉt f (Cyrillic spelling ри̏т)

  1. (vulgar) butt
Synonyms
  • stražnjica, zadnjica

Etymology 2

From German Ried.

Noun

rȋt m (Cyrillic spelling ри̑т)

  1. swamp, peat bog

Synonyms

  • močvara, močvarna livada

Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ritь.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rít/

Noun

rȉt f

  1. (vulgar) ass (buttocks); asshole (anus)

Inflection

Derived terms

  • ríten
  • rítnik

See also

  • zádnjica
  • zádnjičen
  • zádnjičnonôžen
  • zádnjik

Swedish

Noun

rit c

  1. rite

Declension

Anagrams

  • tri-

Westrobothnian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ríːt] (example of pronunciation)
    Rhymes: -íːt
    (northern í-ý merger) Rhymes: -íːt, -ýːt

Noun

rit f (definite singular rita, dative ritn, definite plural riten, dative ritåm)

  1. drawn line, dash

Verb

rit

  1. singular active present indicative of riit

Source: wiktionary.org
  • RISUS, (Latin) a laugh; a grin.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)