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Is tele a Scrabble word?

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

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Is tele a Scrabble UK word?

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

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You can make 13 words from 'tele' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'tele'

LEET 4TEEL 4
TELE 4 

3 letters words from 'tele'

EEL 3ELT 3
LEE 3LET 3
TEE 3TEL 3

2 letters words from 'tele'

EE 2EL 2
ET 2TE 2

All 4 letters words made out of tele

tele etle tlee ltee elte lete teel etel teel etel eetl eetl tlee ltee tele etle lete elte elet leet eelt eelt leet elet

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

Definitions and meaning of tele

tele

Noun

tele (countable and uncountable, plural teles)

  1. (Britain, slang, rare) television

Usage notes

  • The more usual shortening of the word is telly.

Anagrams

  • Leet, Teel, leet, teel

Czech

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛlɛ]

Noun

tele n

  1. calf (young cow or bull)

Declension

Related terms

  • telátko

See also

  • kráva
  • býk
  • vůl
  • semetrika

Further reading

  • tele in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • tele in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eːlə

Verb

tele

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of telen

Anagrams

  • eelt, teel

Finnish

Etymology

Short for teleobjektiivi.

Noun

tele

  1. (photographing, colloquial) telephoto lens

Declension

Anagrams

  • leet

Friulian

Etymology

From Latin tēla.

Noun

tele f (plural telis)

  1. cloth
  2. canvas

Derived terms

  • tele di ragn

See also

  • tiessi

Galician

Etymology

Short for televisión.

Noun

tele f (plural teles)

  1. Clipping of televisión; television

Synonyms

  • (collectively, the programs broadcast via the medium of television): televisión
  • (device for receiving television signals): televisor, televisión

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛlɛ]
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Etymology 1

From Proto-Uralic *täwde. Cognates include Finnish täysi, Estonian täis.

Adverb

tele (not comparable)

  1. full (of something -val/-vel)
Synonyms
  • teli (comparable)
Antonyms
  • üresen

Adjective

tele (not comparable)

  1. full (of something -val/-vel)
Synonyms
  • teli (comparable)
Antonyms
  • üres

See also

  • tele van a hócipője

Etymology 2

Shortened from teleobjektív.

Noun

tele (plural telék)

  1. (photography, slang) telephoto lens (lens which produces a magnified view of distant objects)
    Synonym: teleobjektív
Declension

Italian

Noun

tele f pl

  1. plural of tela

Noun

tele f

  1. (informal) telly (UK), TV

Latvian

Pronunciation

Noun

tele f (5th declension)

  1. female calf, immature cow, heifer

Declension

See also

  • liellops
  • govs
  • bullis
  • teļš, telēns
  • vērsis

Norwegian

Noun

tele m

  1. Frozen layer of earth
    Det er tele i jorda. - The earth is frozen. (lit. It is 'tele' in the earth)

Portuguese

Verb

tele

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of telar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of telar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of telar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of telar

Samoan

Adjective

tele

  1. big

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /těle/
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Noun

tèle n (Cyrillic spelling тѐле)

  1. calf

Declension

This word has no plural, but the collective noun tȅlād is used instead.

See also

  • gleda kao tele u šarena vrata

Slovak

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈcɛlɛ/

Noun

tele

  1. locative singular of telo

Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɛ̀ːlɛ/

Noun

téle n

  1. calf

Inflection


Spanish

Etymology

Short for televisión.

Noun

tele f (plural teles)

  1. Clipping of televisión; television

Synonyms

  • (collectively, the programs broadcast via the medium of television): televisión
  • (device for receiving television signals): televisor, televisión

Swahili

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adjective

tele (invariable)

  1. abundant

Yosondúa Mixtec

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

tele

  1. puppy

References

  • Beaty de Farris, Kathryn; et al. (2012) Diccionario básico del mixteco de Yosondúa, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 46)‎[1] (in Spanish), third edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 78

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