Ruler in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is ruler a Scrabble word?

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

R1U1L1E1R1

Is ruler a Scrabble UK word?

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

R1U1L1E1R1

Is ruler a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word ruler is a Words With Friends word. The word ruler is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Ruler

You can make 16 words from 'ruler' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'ruler'

LURER 5RULER 5

4 letters words from 'ruler'

LURE 4RUER 4
RULE 4 

3 letters words from 'ruler'

ERR 3LEU 3
LUR 3RUE 3
ULE 3URE 3

2 letters words from 'ruler'

EL 2ER 2
RE 2UR 2

All 5 letters words made out of ruler

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

Definitions and meaning of ruler

ruler

Etymology

From Middle English reuler; equivalent to rule +‎ -er.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɹuːlə(ɹ)/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɹulɚ/
  • Rhymes: -uːlə(ɹ)

Noun

ruler (plural rulers)

  1. A (usually rigid), flat, rectangular measuring or drawing device with graduations in units of measurement; a straightedge with markings.
  2. A person who rules or governs; someone or something that exercises dominion or controlling power over others.

Usage notes

In American English, the word "ruler" is often used specifically to refer to such a measuring device that is one foot (12 inches) long. Used in contrast with "yardstick" and "meter stick."

Synonyms

  • See Thesaurus:ruler
  • (measuring instrument): rule

Hyponyms

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Translations

Verb

ruler (third-person singular simple present rulers, present participle rulering, simple past and past participle rulered)

  1. (transitive) To beat with a ruler (as a traditional school punishment).

Further reading

  • ruler in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • ruler in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.
  • ruler on Wikimedia Commons.Wikimedia Commons

Anagrams

  • lurer

Cebuano

Etymology

From English ruler, from Middle English reuler.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ru‧ler

Noun

ruler

  1. a ruler

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to exercise control over.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)