Smut in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is smut a Scrabble word?

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

S1M3U1T1

Is smut a Scrabble UK word?

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

S1M3U1T1

Is smut a Words With Friends word?

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

S1M4U2T1

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Valid words made from Smut

You can make 15 words from 'smut' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'smut'

MUST 6MUTS 6
SMUT 6STUM 6
TUMS 6 

3 letters words from 'smut'

MUS 5MUT 5
SUM 5TUM 5
UTS 3 

2 letters words from 'smut'

MU 4ST 2
UM 4US 2
UT 2 

All 4 letters words made out of smut

smut msut sumt usmt must umst smtu mstu stmu tsmu mtsu tmsu sutm ustm stum tsum utsm tusm muts umts mtus tmus utms tums

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

Definitions and meaning of smut

smut

Etymology

From Middle English smutten (to defile, debase), related to German Schmutz (filth, dirt, smut) and schmutzen (to make dirty, stain).

Compare also Old English smitta (smear; blot; mark; stain; pollution), Old English besmītan (to besmut; defile; dirty; pollute; contaminate).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /smʌt/

Noun

smut (countable and uncountable, plural smuts)

  1. (uncountable) Soot.
  2. (countable) A flake of ash or soot.
    • 1989, Harry Willetts (translator), Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (author), August 1914, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, →ISBN, page 56:
      “You can rely on me!” Varya said, still more earnestly and enthusiastically, still leaning heavily on the counter, noticing briefly and forgetting at once that her bare elbow had crushed a stray smut from the Primus mender's booth.
  3. (uncountable) Sexually vulgar material; something that is sexual in a dirty way; pornographic material.
  4. (uncountable) Obscene language; ribaldry; obscenity.
    • He does not stand upon decency [] but will talk smut, though a priest and his mother be in the room.
  5. Any of a range of fungi, mostly Ustilaginomycetes, that cause plant disease in grasses, including cereal crops; the disease so caused.
  6. (mining) Bad, soft coal containing earthy matter, found in the immediate locality of faults.

Synonyms

  • (soot): filth
  • (sexually vulgar or pornographic material): filth

Derived terms

  • corn smut
  • smutty

Translations

Verb

smut (third-person singular simple present smuts, present participle smutting, simple past and past participle smutted)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To stain (or be stained) with soot or other dirt.
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  2. (transitive) To taint (grain, etc.) with the smut fungus.
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  3. (intransitive) To become tainted by the smut fungus.
    • 1836, New England Farmer (volume 14, page 313)
      It smutted to a far greater degree than the year before, say three fourths, or more. I obtained but little more than the seed sown, and that was handsome wheat. This failure I imputed to the same supposed cause which operated the last year.
  4. (transitive) To clear of the smut fungus.
    to smut grain for the mill

Anagrams

  • MTUs, UMTS, must, stum, tums

Irish

Etymology

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Noun

smut m (genitive singular smuit, nominative plural smuit)

  1. stump; short piece; portion
  2. snout
  3. sulky expression, huff
  4. (zoology) rostrum

Declension

Synonyms

  • (rostrum): rostram

Derived terms

Verb

smut (present analytic smutann, future analytic smutfaidh, verbal noun smutadh, past participle smuta)

  1. (transitive) truncate, shorten
  2. Alternative form of smiot (hit, strike; smash; chip, chop; pare, whittle; fritter)

Conjugation

References

  • "smut" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SMUSH, to crush.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)