Spalt in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is spalt a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word spalt is a Scrabble US word. The word spalt is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

S1P3A1L1T1

Is spalt a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word spalt is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

S1P3A1L1T1

Is spalt a Words With Friends word?

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Valid words made from Spalt

You can make 46 words from 'spalt' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'spalt'

PLAST 7PLATS 7
SPALT 7SPLAT 7

4 letters words from 'spalt'

ALPS 6ALTS 4
APTS 6LAPS 6
LAST 4LATS 4
PALS 6PAST 6
PATS 6PLAT 6
SALP 6SALT 4
SLAP 6SLAT 4
SPAT 6STAP 6
TAPS 6 

3 letters words from 'spalt'

ALP 5ALS 3
ALT 3APT 5
ASP 5LAP 5
LAS 3LAT 3
PAL 5PAS 5
PAT 5PST 5
SAL 3SAP 5
SAT 3SPA 5
TAP 5TAS 3

2 letters words from 'spalt'

AL 2AS 2
AT 2LA 2
PA 4ST 2
TA 2 

All 5 letters words made out of spalt

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

Definitions and meaning of spalt

spalt

Etymology

Compare German Spalt (stein), from spalten (to split). (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

spalt (uncountable)

  1. Spelter.

Adjective

spalt (comparative more spalt, superlative most spalt)

  1. (of wood) Brittle.
    Note: (US) Spalted wood is that which has been cut from a naturally cured, dead, or dying hardwood tree whose wood is normally light in color (such as pecan), and which exhibits patterns of dark stain (crazed) lines and splotches caused by microorganisms and/or fungus. Although slightly more brittle and porous than normal wood from the same species of tree, spalted wood nevertheless can be used to make decorative items and small pieces of furniture.
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  2. Heedless; clumsy; pert; saucy.

Verb

spalt (third-person singular simple present spalts, present participle spalting, simple past and past participle spalted)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To break off pieces, or have them broken off, especially with an axe etc; to splinter.
    Synonym: spall

Anagrams

  • -plast, plats, slapt, splat

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʃpalt/

Verb

spalt

  1. Imperative singular of spalten.

Norwegian Bokmål

Verb

spalt

  1. imperative of spalte

Old High German

Etymology

Unknown.

Noun

spalt m

  1. crack, fissure

Descendants

  • German: Spalt, Spalte
  • → Italian: spalto

Swedish

Etymology

Used in Swedish since 1657, same as Danish spalte, from German Spalte, based on the verb spalten (to split), related to Swedish spjäll, spilla, spillra

Noun

spalt c

  1. a (long and narrow) gap
  2. a column (of text)

Declension

Synonyms

  • glugg
  • kolumn

Related terms

  • spalta
  • spaltbredd
  • spaltmeter
  • spaltutrymme

References

  • spalt in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)
  • spalt in Svenska Akademiens ordbok (SAOB)
  • spalt in Svenska Akademiens ordlista (SAOL)

Anagrams

  • plast, plats

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SPALL, to break up into fragments.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)