Semi in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is semi a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word semi is a Scrabble US word. The word semi is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

S1E1M3I1

Is semi a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word semi is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

S1E1M3I1

Is semi a Words With Friends word?

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

S1E1M4I1

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Valid words made from Semi

You can make 14 words from 'semi' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'semi'

MISE 6SEMI 6

3 letters words from 'semi'

EMS 5ISM 5
MES 5MIS 5
SEI 3SIM 5

2 letters words from 'semi'

EM 4ES 2
IS 2ME 4
MI 4SI 2

All 4 letters words made out of semi

semi esmi smei msei emsi mesi seim esim siem isem eism iesm smie msie sime isme mise imse emis meis eims iems mies imes

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

Definitions and meaning of semi

semi

Etymology

The prefix semi- (from Latin) used as a noun.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈsɛmi/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈsɛmi/, /ˈsemaɪ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛmi
  • Hyphenation: semi

Noun

semi (plural semis)

  1. (Britain, Ireland, Australia, Canada, informal) A semi-detached house.
    • 2008, Elliott Placks, quoted in Helen Isbister, Morris Bryant, Property, Career FAQs, Australia, page 40,
      I′m selling two side-by-side semis that are currently under construction, a waterfront apartment and a house in Rose Bay.
    • 2008, Barry Goodchild, Homes, Cities and Neighbourhoods: Planning and the Residential Landscapes of Modern Britain, page 52,
      The smaller semis of the 1920s and 1930s were closely related to the three bedroom pre-1919 narrow fronted terraces, at least to the larger pre-1919 terraces.
  2. (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, US) A semitrailer; a tractor-trailer; an eighteen-wheeler; an artic.
    • 2011, Eamonn Duff, Schapelle Corby: The Untold Story Behind Her Ill-Fated Drug Run, Allen & Unwin, Australia, unnumbered page,
      All night we couldn′t hear each other speak because of the sound of semis changing gear to get over the hill.
  3. (informal) A semifinal.
  4. (slang) A partial erection.
    • 2010, Mickey Erlach, Video Boys (page 158)
      The twink got a semi just from that look.

Translations

Anagrams

  • EMIs, ESMI, IMEs, MSIE, Sime, mise

Italian

Noun

semi m

  1. plural of seme

Anagrams

  • mesi, mise

Japanese

Romanization

semi

  1. Rōmaji transcription of せみ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of セミ

Old Norse

Verb

semi

  1. third-person active present subjunctive of semja

Swahili

Noun

semi

  1. plural of usemi

Swedish

Noun

semi c

  1. short for semifinal

Declension


Venetian

Adjective

semi

  1. masculine plural of semo

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SEMESTER, (Latin) a period of six months; esp. a term in a college or university which divides the year into two terms.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)