Sedge in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is sedge a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word sedge is a Scrabble US word. The word sedge is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

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Is sedge a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word sedge is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

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Is sedge a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word sedge is a Words With Friends word. The word sedge is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Sedge

You can make 21 words from 'sedge' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'sedge'

EDGES 7SEDGE 7

4 letters words from 'sedge'

DEES 5DEGS 6
EDGE 6GEDS 6
GEED 6GEES 5
SEED 5 

3 letters words from 'sedge'

DEE 4DEG 5
EDS 4GED 5
GEE 4SED 4
SEE 3SEG 4

2 letters words from 'sedge'

DE 3ED 3
EE 2ES 2

All 5 letters words made out of sedge

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

Definitions and meaning of sedge

sedge

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sɛd͡ʒ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛdʒ

Etymology 1

From Middle English segge, from Old English seċġ, from Proto-Germanic *sagjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sak- (marsh plant). Cognate with Dutch zegge and German Segge, dialectal German Saher (reeds).

Noun

sedge (plural sedges)

  1. Any plant of the genus Carex, the true sedges, perennial, endogenous herbs, often growing in dense tufts in marshy places. They have triangular jointless stems, a spiked inflorescence, and long grasslike leaves which are usually rough on the margins and midrib. There are several hundred species.
    • But when the moon rose and the breeze awakened, and the sedges stirred, and the cat's-paws raced across the moonlit ponds, and the far surf off Wonder Head intoned the hymn of the four winds, the trinity, earth and sky and water, became one thunderous symphony—a harmony of sound and colour silvered to a monochrome by the moon.
  2. Any plant of the family Cyperaceae.
Derived terms
  • sedged
  • sedge fly
  • sedge frog
Translations
See also
  • bulrush
  • reed
  • sedge on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Carex on Wikispecies.Wikispecies

Etymology 2

By contraction from sedge fly.

Noun

sedge (plural sedges)

  1. (fishing) A dry fly used in fly fishing, designed to resemble a sedge or caddis fly.

Etymology 3

Variant spellings.

Noun

sedge (plural sedges)

  1. Obsolete spelling of siege
  2. Alternative spelling of segge
  3. A flock of herons, cranes, or bitterns.

Anagrams

  • edges

References

  • sedge at OneLook Dictionary Search

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Latin) a prolonged sitting (as for discussion).
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)