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Is sultry a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word sultry is a Scrabble US word. The word sultry is worth 9 points in Scrabble:

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Is sultry a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word sultry is a Scrabble UK word and has 9 points:

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Definitions and meaning of sultry

sultry

Etymology

From sulter (verb (obsolete), a variant of swelter) +‎ -y; compare sweltry.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈsʌltɹi/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈsʌltɹi/, /ˈsəl-/
  • Hyphenation: sul‧try

Adjective

sultry (comparative sultrier, superlative sultriest)

  1. (weather) Hot and humid. [from late 16th c.]
  2. (weather) Very hot and dry; torrid.
  3. (figuratively) Sexually enthralling.

Alternative forms

  • sultrie (obsolete)

Synonyms

  • (hot and humid): close, muggy

Translations

Anagrams

  • rustly

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SULTRY, humid and oppressive.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)