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Is roil a Scrabble word?

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


Is roil a Scrabble UK word?

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You can make 9 words from 'roil' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'roil'


3 letters words from 'roil'


2 letters words from 'roil'

IO 2LI 2
LO 2OI 2
OR 2 

All 4 letters words made out of roil

roil oril riol irol oirl iorl roli orli rloi lroi olri lori rilo irlo rlio lrio ilro liro oilr iolr olir loir ilor lior

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

Definitions and meaning of roil



Origin uncertain. Possibly from French or Middle French rouiller (to rust, make muddy), from Old French rouil (mud, rust), from Vulgar Latin *robicula, from Latin robigo (rust, blight)


  • (UK, General American) IPA(key): /ɹɔɪl/
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪl


roil (third-person singular simple present roils, present participle roiling, simple past and past participle roiled)

  1. (transitive) To render turbid by stirring up the dregs or sediment of.
    Synonym: agitate
  2. (transitive) To annoy; to make someone angry.
    Synonyms: irritate, rile
    • 1890, Roger North, Lives of the Norths
      That his friends should believe it, was what roiled him exceedingly.
  3. (intransitive) To bubble, seethe.
  4. (obsolete, intransitive) To wander; to roam.
  5. (obsolete, Britain, dialect, intransitive) (Can we verify(+) this sense?) To romp.



  • Loir, Lori, loir




  1. adessive plural of roog

  • as in roid rage, angry and aggressive behaviour caused by the use of anabolic steroids.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)