Swot in Scrabble Dictionary

What does swot mean? Is swot a Scrabble word?

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Is swot a Scrabble word?

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

S1W4O1T1

Is swot a Scrabble UK word?

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

S1W4O1T1

Is swot a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word swot is a Words With Friends word. The word swot is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

S1W4O1T1

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Valid words made from Swot

You can make 20 words from 'swot' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'swot'

OWTS 7STOW 7
SWOT 7TOWS 7
TWOS 7WOST 7
WOTS 7 

3 letters words from 'swot'

OWT 6SOT 3
SOW 6TOW 6
TWO 6WOS 6
WOT 6 

2 letters words from 'swot'

OS 2OW 5
SO 2ST 2
TO 2WO 5

All 4 letters words made out of swot

swot wsot sowt oswt wost owst swto wsto stwo tswo wtso twso sotw ostw stow tsow otsw tosw wots owts wtos twos otws tows

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

Definitions and meaning of swot

swot

Alternative forms

  • swat

Etymology

From a dialectal English word, from Middle English swot, swat, from Old English swāt (perspiration; sweat), from Proto-Germanic swaitą (sweat). More at sweat.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /swɒt/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /swɑt/
  • Homophone: swat
  • Rhymes: -ɒt

Verb

swot (third-person singular simple present swots, present participle swotting, simple past and past participle swotted)

  1. (intransitive, slang, Britain) To study with effort or determination (object of study indicated by "up on").
    You should swot up on your French before travelling to Paris.
    Synonym: cram

Derived terms

Translations

Noun

swot (plural swots)

  1. (slang, Britain) One who swots.
    • 1991, Stephen Fry, The Liar, p. 23:
      He liked Tom all right... Sampson and Bullock he could do without, however. Especially Sampson, who was too much of a grammar-school-type swot ever to be quite the thing.
  2. (slang, Britain) Work.
  3. (slang, Britain) Vigorous study at an educational institution.
    (Can we add an example for this sense?)

Translations

Anagrams

  • OTWs, Stow, TOWs, Tows, ow'st, stow, tows, twos, wost, wots

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SWORDTAIL, a small Central American freshwater fish.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)