Soot in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is soot a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word soot is a Scrabble US word. The word soot is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

S1O1O1T1

Is soot a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word soot is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

S1O1O1T1

Is soot a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word soot is a Words With Friends word. The word soot is worth 4 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Soot

You can make 11 words from 'soot' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'soot'

OOTS 4SOOT 4

3 letters words from 'soot'

OOS 3OOT 3
SOT 3TOO 3

2 letters words from 'soot'

OO 2OS 2
SO 2ST 2
TO 2 

All 4 letters words made out of soot

soot osot soot osot oost oost soto osto stoo tsoo otso toso soto osto stoo tsoo otso toso oots oots otos toos otos toos

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

Definitions and meaning of soot

soot

Etymology

From Middle English soot, soote, sote, sot, from Old English sōt, from Proto-Germanic *sōtą (soot), from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit). Cognate with dated Dutch zoet (soot), German Low German Soot (soot), Danish sod (soot), Swedish sot (soot), Icelandic sót (soot). Compare similar ō-grade formation the same Proto-Indo-European root in Old Irish suide (soot) and Balto-Slavic: Lithuanian súodžiai (soot), and Proto-Slavic *saďa (soot) (Russian са́жа (sáža), Polish and Slovak sadza, Bulgarian са́жда (sážda)).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sʊt/, /suːt/
  • (now dialectal) IPA(key): /sʌt/
  • Rhymes: -ʊt, -uːt
  • Homophone: suit (in some dialects)

Noun

soot (usually uncountable, plural soots)

  1. Fine black or dull brown particles of amorphous carbon and tar, produced by the incomplete combustion of coal, oil etc.

Synonyms

  • lampblack

Related terms

Translations

Verb

soot (third-person singular simple present soots, present participle sooting, simple past and past participle sooted)

  1. (transitive) To cover or dress with soot.

See also

  • carbon black

References

Anagrams

  • Oost, SOTO, Soto, Toso, otos, soto

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English sōt, from Proto-Germanic *sōtą.

Alternative forms

  • soote, sot, soth, suotte, soyte, sood, soeth, sote
  • (Northern ME) sute, sude

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /soːt/

Noun

soot (uncountable)

  1. soot
Derived terms
  • sooty
Descendants
  • English: soot
  • Scots: suit, sute
  • Yola: zoot
References
  • “sọ̄t, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2019-06-14.

Etymology 2

From Old English swōt.

Adjective

soot

  1. Alternative form of swete

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SOOPING, the act of sweeping.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)