Sumo in Scrabble Dictionary

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Yes. The word sumo is a Scrabble US word. The word sumo is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word sumo is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Valid words made from Sumo

You can make 21 words from 'sumo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'sumo'

MOUS 6MUSO 6
SOUM 6SUMO 6

3 letters words from 'sumo'

MOS 5MOU 5
MUS 5OMS 5
OUS 3SOM 5
SOU 3SUM 5
UMS 5 

2 letters words from 'sumo'

MO 4MU 4
OM 4OS 2
OU 2SO 2
UM 4US 2

All 4 letters words made out of sumo

sumo usmo smuo msuo umso muso suom usom soum osum uosm ousm smou msou somu osmu mosu omsu umos muos uoms oums mous omus

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

Definitions and meaning of sumo

sumo

Etymology

From Japanese 相撲(すもう) (sumō).

Pronunciation

  • enPR: soo͞'mō, IPA(key): /ˈsuːməʊ/
  • Rhymes: -uːməʊ

Noun

sumo (countable and uncountable, plural sumo or sumos)

  1. (uncountable) A stylised Japanese form of wrestling in which a wrestler loses if he is forced from the ring, or if any part of his body except the soles of his feet touches the ground.
  2. (countable, colloquial) A rikishi (sumo wrestler)

Derived terms

  • kanjin-sumo

Translations

Anagrams

  • MOUs, MoUs, muso, soum

Catalan

Verb

sumo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of sumar

Cebuano

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: su‧mo

Adjective

sumo

  1. monotonous; tedious, repetitious or lacking in variety
  2. slow-burning

Esperanto

Pronunciation

Noun

sumo (accusative singular sumon, plural sumoj, accusative plural sumojn)

  1. sum

Finnish

Etymology

< Japanese

Noun

sumo

  1. (sports) sumo (wrestling style of Japanese origin)

Declension


French

Noun

sumo m (plural sumos)

  1. sumo
  2. sumotori

Galician

Verb

sumo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sumir

Indonesian

Etymology

Borrowed from Japanese 相撲 (すもう, sumō)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /su.mo/
  • Hyphenation: su‧mo

Verb

sumo

  1. (sports) sumo (Japanese traditional wrestling).

Derived terms

  • pesumo (a sumo wrestler)

Italian

Etymology

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsu.mo/
  • Hyphenation: su‧mo
  • Rhymes: -umo

Noun

sumo m (invariable)

  1. sumo (Japanese wrestling)

Verb

sumo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sumere

Anagrams

  • muso

Latin

Etymology

From *susmō < *sups(e)mō, from sub- +‎ emō (to buy, take), (with excrescent p in sūmpsī and sūmptum).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈsuː.moː/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈsu.mo/, [ˈsuː.mɔ]

Verb

sūmō (present infinitive sūmere, perfect active sūmpsī, supine sūmptum); third conjugation

  1. I take, take up, assume; seize; claim, arrogate.
  2. I undertake, begin, enter upon.
  3. I exact satisfaction, inflict punishment.
  4. I choose, select.
  5. I obtain, acquire, receive, get, take.
  6. I use, apply, employ, spend, consume.
  7. I adopt; borrow.
  8. I buy, purchase.
  9. I fascinate, charm.

Conjugation

Derived terms

Descendants

References

  • sumo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sumo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sumo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN

Polish

Etymology

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsu.mɔ/

Noun

sumo n (indeclinable)

  1. sumo

Derived terms

  • (noun) sumita

Further reading

  • sumo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈsu.mu/

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Latin summus.

Adjective

sumo m (feminine singular suma, masculine plural sumos, feminine plural sumas, comparable)

  1. highest, greatest
Derived terms
  • sumamente

Noun

sumo m (plural sumos)

  1. summit, top
Synonyms
  • (summit): cume
  • (top): cima, cimo

Etymology 2

From Old Portuguese çumo, from Arabic زُوم(zūm, juice, sap), from Ancient Greek ζωμός (zōmós). Cognate of Galician zume and Spanish zumo.

Noun

sumo m (plural sumos)

  1. (Portugal) juice
Synonyms
  • (juice): suco (Brasil)

Etymology 3

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō, to mutually rush at).

Alternative forms

  • (Brazil) sumô

Noun

sumo m (uncountable)

  1. (martial arts, Portugal) sumo

Etymology 4

Verb

sumo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of sumir

Further reading

  • “sumo” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈsu.mo̞]
  • Homophone: zumo (Latin America)

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Latin summus. Compare the inherited Old Spanish somo, cf. also somero.

Adjective

sumo (feminine singular suma, masculine plural sumos, feminine plural sumas)

  1. highest, greatest, superlative
  2. utmost
Derived terms

Related terms

  • suma
  • somero

Etymology 2

Verb

sumo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of sumar.

Etymology 3

Verb

sumo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of sumir.

Etymology 4

From Japanese 相撲 (sumō) to mutually rush at

Noun

sumo m (uncountable)

  1. (martial arts) sumo

Hypernyms

  • deporte de combate

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SUMMONS, to summon with a court order.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)