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Is snore a Scrabble word?

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

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Is snore a Scrabble UK word?

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

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Is snore a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word snore is a Words With Friends word. The word snore is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Snore

You can make 55 words from 'snore' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

5 letters words from 'snore'

NOSER 5ONERS 5
RENOS 5RONES 5
SENOR 5SERON 5
SNORE 5 

4 letters words from 'snore'

EONS 4ERNS 4
EROS 4NOES 4
NOSE 4ONER 4
ONES 4ORES 4
RENO 4RENS 4
REOS 4ROES 4
RONE 4ROSE 4
SONE 4SORE 4
SORN 4 

3 letters words from 'snore'

ENS 3EON 3
ERN 3ERS 3
NOR 3NOS 3
OES 3ONE 3
ONS 3ORE 3
ORS 3OSE 3
REN 3REO 3
RES 3ROE 3
SEN 3SER 3
SON 3 

2 letters words from 'snore'

EN 2ER 2
ES 2NE 2
NO 2OE 2
ON 2OR 2
OS 2RE 2
SO 2 

All 5 letters words made out of snore

snore nsore sonre osnre nosre onsre snroe nsroe srnoe rsnoe nrsoe rnsoe sorne osrne srone rsone orsne rosne norse onrse nrose rnose ornse ronse snoer nsoer soner osner noser onser sneor nseor senor esnor nesor ensor soenr osenr seonr esonr oesnr eosnr noesr onesr neosr enosr oensr eonsr snreo nsreo srneo rsneo nrseo rnseo snero nsero senro esnro nesro ensro sreno rseno serno esrno resno ersno nreso rneso nerso enrso renso ernso soren osren sroen rsoen orsen rosen soern osern seorn esorn oesrn eosrn sreon rseon seron esron reson erson oresn roesn oersn eorsn reosn erosn nores onres nroes rnoes ornes rones noers oners neors enors oenrs eonrs nreos rneos neros enros renos ernos orens roens oerns eorns reons erons

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

Definitions and meaning of snore

snore

Etymology

From Middle English snoren, fnoren (to snore loudly; snort), from Middle English snore, *fnore (snore; snort, noun), from Old English fnora (snort; sneezing), from Proto-Germanic *fnuzô, from Proto-Indo-European *pnew- (to breathe; snort; sneeze). Compare also Proto-Germanic *snarkjaną, Middle Low German snorren (to drone), Dutch snorren (to hum, purr).

The change fnsn in this word is regular, seen also in sneeze, from Middle English fnesen (see that entry for more).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /snɔː/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /snɔɹ/
  • (rhotic, without the horsehoarse merger) IPA(key): /sno(ː)ɹ/
  • (non-rhotic, without the horsehoarse merger) IPA(key): /snoə/
  • Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)

Verb

snore (third-person singular simple present snores, present participle snoring, simple past and past participle snored)

  1. To breathe during sleep with harsh, snorting noises caused by vibration of the soft palate.

Synonyms

  • saw wood

Derived terms

  • snorer

Translations

Noun

snore (plural snores)

  1. The act of snoring, and the noise produced.
  2. (informal) An extremely boring person or event.
    Synonyms: snoozefest, snorefest

Translations

Anagrams

  • Ensor, Neros, Norse, Roens, Rones, Rosen, neros, noser, oners, renos, rosen, senor, seron, señor

Middle English

Etymology 1

Verb

snore

  1. Alternative form of snoren

Etymology 2

From Old English fnora, from Proto-Germanic *fnuzô.

Alternative forms

  • *fnore

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsnɔːr(ə)/

Noun

snore

  1. (rare) snorting
Derived terms
  • snoren
Descendants
  • English: snore
  • Scots: snore

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SNOOZLE, (colloquial) to nuzzle and then sleep.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)