Sous in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is sous a Scrabble word?

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

S1O1U1S1

Is sous a Scrabble UK word?

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

S1O1U1S1

Is sous a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word sous is a Words With Friends word. The word sous is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Sous

You can make 9 words from 'sous' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'sous'

SOUS 4 

3 letters words from 'sous'

OUS 3SOS 3
SOU 3SUS 3

2 letters words from 'sous'

OS 2OU 2
SO 2US 2

All 4 letters words made out of sous

sous osus suos usos ouss uoss sosu ossu ssou ssou ossu sosu suso usso ssuo ssuo usso suso ouss uoss osus sous usos suos

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

Definitions and meaning of sous

sous

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /suːz/

Noun

sous

  1. plural of sou

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /suː/

Noun

sous (plural sous)

  1. Obsolete form of sou (French coin).
    • 1802, Laurence Sterne, A sentimental journey through France and Italy (page 28)
      The moment I cast my eyes upon him, I was predetermined not to give him a single sous []
  2. plural of sous

Etymology 3

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /suː/

Noun

sous (plural sous)

  1. Short for sous-chef.
    • 2014, Michael Gibney, Sous Chef: 24 Hours in the Kitchen
      A chef always looks out for his sous chef; a sous is always “under” his chef's wing—guided, nurtured, cared for, long after the stoves are turned off and the aprons are hung up. While other cooks are apprenticed to the kitchen, the sous is the lieutenant, the executor of Chef's wishes.

Anagrams

  • USOS, USOs

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch saus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sœu̯s/

Noun

sous (plural souse, diminutive sousie)

  1. sauce

Derived terms

  • tamatiesous

Catalan

Noun

sous

  1. plural of sou

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /su/

Etymology 1

From Middle French soubs, soubz, from Old French sus, sos, suz, soz, sost, from Latin subtus, which is derived from Latin sub. Cognate to Italian sotto.

Preposition

sous

  1. below, under
Related terms

Etymology 2

Noun

sous m

  1. plural of sou
  2. (slang) money

References

Further reading

  • “sous” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Haitian Creole

Etymology

From French source (source).

Noun

sous

  1. source

Mirandese

Adjective

sous

  1. masculine plural of sou

Norman

Etymology 1

From Old French sus, sos, suz, soz, sost, from Latin subtus, from sub.

Preposition

sous

  1. (Guernsey) below, under
Alternative forms
  • souôs (Jersey)

Etymology 2

Noun

sous m pl

  1. plural of sou
  2. (Guernsey, plural only) money

Old Catalan

Etymology

From Latin suōs.

Adjective

sous

  1. masculine plural of sou

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SOURVELD, (Afrikaans) in South Africa, a type of grazing characterised by long coarse grass.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)