Roast in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is roast a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word roast is a Scrabble US word. The word roast is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Is roast a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word roast is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

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Valid words made from Roast

You can make 56 words from 'roast' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'roast'

RATOS 5ROAST 5
ROTAS 5SORTA 5
TAROS 5TORAS 5

4 letters words from 'roast'

ARTS 4OARS 4
OAST 4OATS 4
ORTS 4OSAR 4
RAST 4RATO 4
RATS 4ROST 4
ROTA 4ROTS 4
SOAR 4SORA 4
SORT 4STAR 4
STOA 4TAOS 4
TARO 4TARS 4
TORA 4TORS 4
TOSA 4TSAR 4

3 letters words from 'roast'

ARS 3ART 3
OAR 3OAT 3
ORA 3ORS 3
ORT 3RAS 3
RAT 3ROT 3
SAR 3SAT 3
SOT 3TAO 3
TAR 3TAS 3
TOR 3 

2 letters words from 'roast'

AR 2AS 2
AT 2OR 2
OS 2SO 2
ST 2TA 2
TO 2 

All 5 letters words made out of roast

roast orast raost arost oarst aorst rosat orsat rsoat sroat osrat sorat rasot arsot rsaot sraot asrot sarot oasrt aosrt osart soart asort saort roats orats raots arots oarts aorts rotas ortas rtoas troas otras toras ratos artos rtaos traos atros taros oatrs aotrs otars toars ators taors rosta orsta rsota srota osrta sorta rotsa ortsa rtosa trosa otrsa torsa rstoa srtoa rtsoa trsoa stroa tsroa ostra sotra otsra tosra stora tsora rasto arsto rsato srato asrto sarto ratso artso rtaso traso atrso tarso rstao srtao rtsao trsao strao tsrao astro satro atsro tasro staro tsaro oastr aostr osatr soatr asotr saotr oatsr aotsr otasr toasr atosr taosr ostar sotar otsar tosar stoar tsoar astor sator atsor tasor staor tsaor

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

Definitions and meaning of roast

roast

Etymology

From Middle English rosten, a borrowing from Old French rostir (to roast, to torture with fire), from Frankish *rōstijan (to roast, broil), from Proto-Germanic *raustijaną (to roast), from Proto-Indo-European *rews- (to crackle; roast). Cognate with Saterland Frisian rosterje (to roast), Dutch roosten, roosteren (to roast), German rösten (to roast).

Pronunciation

  • (General American) enPR: rōst, IPA(key): /ɹoʊst/
  • (Received Pronunciation) enPR: rōst, IPA(key): /ɹəʊst/
  • Rhymes: -əʊst

Verb

roast (third-person singular simple present roasts, present participle roasting, simple past and past participle roasted)

  1. (transitive or intransitive or ergative) To cook food by heating in an oven or over a fire without covering, resulting in a crisp, possibly even slightly charred appearance.
    Coordinate terms: bake, boil, broil, fry, grill, poach, toast
  2. To cook by surrounding with hot embers, ashes, sand, etc.
    • 1626, Francis Bacon, Sylva Sylvarum, Or, A Naturall Historie: In Ten Centuries
      In eggs boiled and roasted [] there is scarce difference to be discerned.
  3. (transitive or intransitive or ergative) To process by drying through exposure to sun or artificial heat
  4. To heat to excess; to heat violently; to burn.
  5. (transitive, figuratively) To admonish someone vigorously
  6. (transitive, figuratively) To subject to bantering, severely criticize, sometimes as a comedy routine.
  7. (metalworking) To dissipate by heat the volatile parts of, as ores.

Derived terms

  • roasting ear
  • roasting jack

Translations

Noun

roast (plural roasts)

  1. A cut of meat suited to roasting
  2. A meal consisting of roast foods.
  3. The degree to which something, especially coffee, is roasted.
  4. A comical event, originally fraternal, where a person is subjected to verbal attack, yet may be praised by sarcasm and jokes.

Derived terms

  • nut roast

Translations

Adjective

roast (not comparable)

  1. Having been cooked by roasting.
    Synonym: roasted
  2. (figuratively) Subjected to roasting, bantered, severely criticized.

Derived terms

  • roast beef

Translations

See also

  • barbecue
  • chargrill
  • grill
  • joint
  • roasties

Anagrams

  • Astor, Astro, Roats, Sarot, Troas, artos, astro, astro-, ratos, rotas, sorta, taros, tarso-

Estonian

Noun

roast

  1. elative singular of roog

Source: wiktionary.org
  • noisy, garish, too bright.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)