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Is stun a Scrabble word?

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

S1T1U1N1

Is stun a Scrabble UK word?

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

S1T1U1N1

Is stun a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word stun is a Words With Friends word. The word stun is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

S1T1U2N2

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Valid words made from Stun

You can make 14 words from 'stun' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'stun'

NUTS 4STUN 4
TUNS 4 

3 letters words from 'stun'

NUS 3NUT 3
SUN 3TUN 3
UNS 3UTS 3

2 letters words from 'stun'

NU 2ST 2
UN 2US 2
UT 2 

All 4 letters words made out of stun

stun tsun sutn ustn tusn utsn stnu tsnu sntu nstu tnsu ntsu sunt usnt snut nsut unst nust tuns utns tnus ntus unts nuts

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

Definitions and meaning of stun

stun

Etymology

From Middle English stunien, stonien, stounien, from Old English stunian (to crash, make a loud sound, resound, roar, strike with a loud sound, dash, impinge, knock, confound, astonish, stupefy), from Proto-Germanic *stunōną, *stunjaną (to sound, crash, bang, groan), from Proto-Germanic *stenaną (to moan, shout), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tona-, *(s)tena- (to thunder, roar, groan) (compare thunder). Cognate with Middle Low German stonen (to groan), Middle High German stunen, stunden (to drive, push, knock, strike), Swedish stöna (to moan, groan), Icelandic stynja (to moan). Related also to Dutch steunen (to groan; support), German stöhnen (to groan, moan), German staunen (to be astonished, be amazed, marvel at), Russian стонать (stonatʹ), стена́ть (stenátʹ, to moan, groan). See also Occitan estonar, Old French estoner.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /stʌn/
  • Rhymes: -ʌn

Verb

stun (third-person singular simple present stuns, present participle stunning, simple past and past participle stunned)

  1. (transitive) To incapacitate; especially by inducing disorientation or unconsciousness.
    Bill tried to stun the snake by striking it on the head.
    In many European countries cattle have to be stunned before slaughtering.
  2. (transitive) To shock or surprise.
    The celebrity was stunned to find herself confronted with unfounded allegiations on the front page of a newspaper.
    He stood there stunned, looking at the beautiful, breath-taking sunrise.
  3. (snooker, billiards) To hit the cue ball so that it slides without topspin or backspin (and with or without sidespin) and continues at a natural angle after contact with the object ball

Translations

Noun

stun (countable and uncountable, plural stuns)

  1. The condition of being stunned.
  2. That which stuns; a shock; a stupefying blow.
  3. (Newfoundland) A person who lacks intelligence.
  4. (billiard, snooker, pool) The effect on the cue ball where the ball is hit without topspin, backspin or sidespin.

Translations

Anagrams

  • NUTS, nuts, tsun, tuns

Source: wiktionary.org
  • STUMPWORK, a type of embroidery featuring raised figures, padded with cotton, wool or hair.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)