Tarp in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is tarp a Scrabble word?

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

T1A1R1P3

Is tarp a Scrabble UK word?

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

T1A1R1P3

Is tarp a Words With Friends word?

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

T1A1R1P4

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Valid words made from Tarp

You can make 17 words from 'tarp' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'tarp'

PART 6PRAT 6
RAPT 6TARP 6
TRAP 6 

3 letters words from 'tarp'

APT 5ART 3
PAR 5PAT 5
RAP 5RAT 3
TAP 5TAR 3

2 letters words from 'tarp'

AR 2AT 2
PA 4TA 2

All 4 letters words made out of tarp

tarp atrp trap rtap artp ratp tapr atpr tpar ptar aptr patr trpa rtpa tpra ptra rpta prta arpt rapt aprt part rpat prat

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

Definitions and meaning of tarp

tarp

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /tɑːp/
  • (US) enPR: tärp, IPA(key): /tɑɹp/
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(r)p

Etymology

Clipping of tarpaulin.

Noun

tarp (plural tarps)

  1. A tarpaulin.
    • 1986, Paul Chadwick, Concrete: Under the Desert Stars, Dark Horse Books
      {Gun pointing at head} Sorry, Quigley, but you had your chance to cooperate. / Bob, straighten the tarp, we don’t want the rug splattered.

Usage notes

  • The short form might be perceived as informal, but in North American English it has replaced tarpaulin in most situations.

Translations

Verb

tarp (third-person singular simple present tarps, present participle tarping, simple past and past participle tarped)

  1. To cover something with a tarpaulin.
    • 2001, Verne Huser, River Running: Canoeing, Kayaking, Rowing, Rafting, page 136
      The load may be tarped for serious white water, but tarped or not, everything should be tied securely in case of capsize.

Translations

Anagrams

  • TRAP, part, part., patr-, prat, rapt, trap

Lithuanian

Etymology

From tárpas, compare dialectal tar̃pu.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɐ͡rp/

Preposition

tar̃p (with genitive)

  1. between (located in the middle of, connecting, dividing, or shared by two objects)
    Kóks skìrtumas tar̃p výrų ir̃ móterų? - What's the difference between men and women?
    Kẽlias tar̃p Vìlniaus ir̃ Kaũno - The road between Vilnius and Kaunas
  2. among, amid (surrounded or encompassed by)
    Kaĩp vaĩkui ràsti viẽtą tar̃p bendraam̃žių? - How can a child find a place amongst his peers?

Derived terms

See tarpas, tarp-.


Source: wiktionary.org
  • TARO, a kind of yam, aka dasheen, eddo.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)