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Is stet a Scrabble word?

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

S1T1E1T1

Is stet a Scrabble UK word?

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

S1T1E1T1

Is stet a Words With Friends word?

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

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Valid words made from Stet

You can make 13 words from 'stet' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'stet'

SETT 4STET 4
TEST 4TETS 4

3 letters words from 'stet'

EST 3SET 3
TES 3TET 3

2 letters words from 'stet'

ES 2ET 2
ST 2TE 2

All 4 letters words made out of stet

stet tset sett estt test etst stte tste stte tste ttse ttse sett estt stet tset etst test tets etts ttes ttes etts tets

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

Definitions and meaning of stet

stet

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin stet (let it stand).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /stɛt/

Noun

stet (plural stets)

  1. A symbol used by proofreaders and typesetters to indicate that a word or phrase that was crossed out should still remain.
    • 2005, Douglas Rushkoff, "Commodified vs. Commoditized", 2005-09-04:
      And my copyeditors at HarperCollins want me to use the word “commodified” exclusively, since it’s the only one in Websters. But I see the words as very different, and have issued a big STET on that one.

Usage notes

Usually used by writing and circling the word stet above or beside the unwanted edit and underscoring the selection with dashes or dots. Alternatively, a circled checkmark may be used in the margin.

Verb

stet (third-person singular simple present stets, present participle stetting, simple past and past participle stetted)

  1. (transitive) To let (edited material) stand, or remain as it was.
    Stet that colon.

See also

  • stet docket
  • stet processus

References

Anagrams

  • ETTs, Etts, TEST, TETS, TETs, Test, Tets, sett, test, tets

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʃteːt/

Adjective

stet (not comparable)

  1. steady
  2. constant, continuous
  3. perpetual

Declension

Further reading

  • “stet” in Duden online

Latin

Verb

stet

  1. third-person singular present active subjunctive of stō

Related terms

  • stare
  • statio
  • status

Source: wiktionary.org
  • STERVE, (Spenser) to starve, die.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)