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Is sprit a Scrabble word?

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

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Is sprit a Scrabble UK word?

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

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Is sprit a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Sprit

You can make 35 words from 'sprit' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'sprit'

SPIRT 7SPRIT 7
STIRP 7STRIP 7
TRIPS 7 

4 letters words from 'sprit'

PIRS 6PITS 6
RIPS 6RIPT 6
RISP 6RITS 4
SPIT 6STIR 4
TIPS 6TRIP 6

3 letters words from 'sprit'

ITS 3PIR 5
PIS 5PIT 5
PSI 5PST 5
RIP 5RIT 3
SIP 5SIR 3
SIT 3SRI 3
TIP 5TIS 3

2 letters words from 'sprit'

IS 2IT 2
PI 4SI 2
ST 2TI 2

All 5 letters words made out of sprit

sprit psrit srpit rspit prsit rpsit spirt psirt siprt isprt pisrt ipsrt sript rsipt sirpt isrpt rispt irspt prist rpist pirst iprst ripst irpst sprti psrti srpti rspti prsti rpsti sptri pstri stpri tspri ptsri tpsri srtpi rstpi strpi tsrpi rtspi trspi prtsi rptsi ptrsi tprsi rtpsi trpsi spitr psitr siptr isptr pistr ipstr sptir pstir stpir tspir ptsir tpsir sitpr istpr stipr tsipr itspr tispr pitsr iptsr ptisr tpisr itpsr tipsr sritp rsitp sirtp isrtp ristp irstp srtip rstip strip tsrip rtsip trsip sitrp istrp stirp tsirp itsrp tisrp ritsp irtsp rtisp trisp itrsp tirsp prits rpits pirts iprts ripts irpts prtis rptis ptris tpris rtpis trpis pitrs iptrs ptirs tpirs itprs tiprs ritps irtps rtips trips itrps tirps

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

Definitions and meaning of sprit

sprit

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /spɹɪt/

Etymology 1

From Old English sprēot (pole, pike, spear), from Proto-Germanic *sprut-. Compare Dutch spriet (a sprout).

Noun

sprit (plural sprits)

  1. (nautical) A spar between mast and upper outer corner of a spritsail on sailing boats.
    • 1899, Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness, ch 1:
      ... and in the luminous space the tanned sails of the barges drifting up with the tide seemed to stand still in red clusters of canvas sharply peaked, with gleams of varnished sprits.
  2. A shoot; a sprout.
Hyponyms
  • (supporting spar in spritsail rig): bowsprit
Translations

Verb

sprit (third-person singular simple present sprits, present participle spritting, simple past and past participle spritted)

  1. To sprout; to bud; to germinate, as barley steeped for malt.

Etymology 2

Akin to German spritzen.

Verb

sprit (third-person singular simple present sprits, present participle spritting, simple past and past participle spritted)

  1. To throw out with force from a narrow orifice; to eject; to spurt out.

Anagrams

  • Strip, TRIPS, spirt, stirp, strip, trips

Danish

Etymology

Via French esprit from Latin spīritus (breath, spirit).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈsb̥ʁid̥]

Noun

sprit c (singular definite spritten, not used in plural form)

  1. spirits
  2. hand gel

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Latin spiritus, via French esprit

Noun

sprit m (definite singular spriten)

  1. alcohol
  2. spirit (spirits)

Derived terms

  • rødsprit

References

  • “sprit” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Latin spiritus, via French esprit

Noun

sprit m (definite singular spriten)

  1. alcohol
  2. spirit (spirits)

Derived terms

  • raudsprit

References

  • “sprit” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Swedish

Etymology

From French ésprit (compare English sprite), from Old French esprit, from Latin spiritus (air, breath).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /spriːt/

Noun

sprit c (uncountable)

  1. spirits; liquor
  2. alcohol in general, chiefly as a solvent

Declension

Derived terms

  • (liquor): starksprit
  • (solvent): spritpenna, handsprit

Source: wiktionary.org
  • the act of running at top speed.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)