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Is romp a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word romp is a Scrabble US word. The word romp is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

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Is romp a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word romp is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

R1O1M3P3

Is romp a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word romp is a Words With Friends word. The word romp is worth 10 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Romp

You can make 12 words from 'romp' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'romp'

PROM 8ROMP 8

3 letters words from 'romp'

MOP 7MOR 5
POM 7PRO 5
ROM 5 

2 letters words from 'romp'

MO 4OM 4
OP 4OR 2
PO 4 

All 4 letters words made out of romp

romp ormp rmop mrop omrp morp ropm orpm rpom prom oprm porm rmpo mrpo rpmo prmo mpro pmro ompr mopr opmr pomr mpor pmor

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

Definitions and meaning of romp

romp

Etymology

Probably a variant of ramp.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɒmp

Verb

romp (third-person singular simple present romps, present participle romping, simple past and past participle romped)

  1. (intransitive) To play about roughly, energetically or boisterously.
    • When the kids're allowed to romp in the bedroom, they break something.
  2. (transitive, US) (Often used with down) To press forcefully, to encourage vehemently, to oppress.
    • If I romp down on the gas, it'll do sixty in six seconds.
    • Coach Smith had to romp on 'em to get 'em out of a losing streak.
  3. To win easily.
    • England romped to an easy win over Australia.
    • 2014, Paul Doyle, "Southampton hammer eight past hapless Sunderland in barmy encounter", The Guardian, 18 October 2014:
      Ronald Koeman collected that prize in the run-up to this game, and then watched his team romp to their biggest victory for nearly a century, inflicting a defeat that Sunderland will struggle to forget.
  4. (slang) To engage in playful or boisterous sex.

Translations

Noun

romp (plural romps)

  1. (now archaic) Someone who romps; especially, a girl or young woman who indulges in boisterous play; a tomboy. [from 17th c.]
    • 1792, Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Penguin 2004, p. 57:
      I will venture to affirm, that a girl, whose spirits have not been damped by inactivity, or innocence tainted by false shame, will always be a romp, and the doll will never excite attention unless confinement allows her no alternative.
  2. A period of boisterous play, a frolic; now especially, a bout of sexual activity, especially when illicit. [from 18th c.]
    • Sex romp at Windsor castle (headline in The Sun)
  3. An enjoyable, fast-paced but essentially inconsequential film, play, or other piece of entertainment. [from 19th c.]
  4. (chiefly sports) A decisive victory; a game, match etc. which is won easily. [from 20th c.]

Derived terms

Related terms

  • rumpus

Translations

Anagrams

  • PROM, Prom, prom

Afrikaans

Noun

romp (plural rompe)

  1. skirt

Catalan

Verb

romp

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of rompre
  2. second-person singular imperative form of rompre

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔmp

Noun

romp m (plural rompen, diminutive rompje n)

  1. trunk, torso
  2. (ship) hull

Lombard

Etymology

Akin to Italian rompere, from Latin rumpere.

Verb

romp

  1. to break

Source: wiktionary.org
  • ROMNEYA, a plant with large white flowers.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)