Vast in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is vast a Scrabble word?

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

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Is vast a Scrabble UK word?

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

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Valid words made from Vast

You can make 14 words from 'vast' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'vast'

TAVS 7VAST 7
VATS 7 

3 letters words from 'vast'

ATS 3SAT 3
SAV 6TAS 3
TAV 6VAS 6
VAT 6 

2 letters words from 'vast'

AS 2AT 2
ST 2TA 2

All 4 letters words made out of vast

vast avst vsat svat asvt savt vats avts vtas tvas atvs tavs vsta svta vtsa tvsa stva tsva astv satv atsv tasv stav tsav

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

Definitions and meaning of vast

vast

Etymology

From Middle French vaste, from Latin vastus (void, immense). Doublet of fada.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: väst, IPA(key): /vɑːst/
  • (US) IPA(key): /væst/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːst

Adjective

vast (comparative vaster or more vast, superlative vastest or most vast)

  1. Very large or wide (literally or figuratively).
  2. Very great in size, amount, degree, intensity, or especially extent.
  3. (obsolete) Waste; desert; desolate; lonely.

Translations

Noun

vast (plural vasts)

  1. (poetic) A vast space.
    • 1608, William Shakespeare, The Winter's Tale, I.i
      they have seemed to be together, though absent, shook hands, as over a vast, and embraced, as it were, from the ends of opposed winds.

Derived terms

Anagrams

  • ATVs, VSAT, tavs, vats

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin vāstus.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈvast/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /ˈbast/

Adjective

vast (feminine vasta, masculine plural vasts or vastos, feminine plural vastes)

  1. vast, wide

Related terms

  • vastitud

Further reading

  • “vast” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “vast” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “vast” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “vast” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɑst
  • IPA(key): /vɑst/

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch vast, from Old Dutch fast, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz.

Adjective

vast (comparative vaster, superlative meest vast or vastst)

  1. firm, fast, tight
  2. fixed, not moving or changing
  3. stuck, unable to get out
  4. (chemistry) in the solid state
  5. (botany) perennial
  6. (of a telephone) using a landline
Inflection
Derived terms

Etymology 2

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Adverb

vast

  1. surely, certainly
    Synonym: zeker
  2. (informal, sarcastically) sure, yeah, right

Etymology 3

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

vast

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of vasten
  2. imperative of vasten

Estonian

Etymology

Of Finno-Mordvinic or Finno-Volgaic origin. Cognate to Finnish vasta, Votic vassa, Northern Sami vuostá, Erzya вастомс (vastoms, to meet; to receive), Moksha васта (vasta, place; distance) and possibly Western Mari ваштареш (βaštareš, against; across).

Adverb

vast

  1. maybe, possibly
  2. recently, just, now

Derived terms

References


Livonian

Etymology

Akin to Finnish vasten

Preposition

vast

  1. against

Ludian

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *vasta.

Noun

vast

  1. bundle (of switches for the sauna)

Romani

Etymology

Perhaps from Sanskrit हस्त (hásta), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *źʰástas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́ʰástas, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰés-to- (hand) < *ǵʰes-. Compare Punjabi ਹੱਥ (hatth), Hindi हाथ (hāth), Bengali হাত (hat); compare also Persian دست(dast).

Noun

vast m (plural vasta)

  1. (anatomy) hand

Veps

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *vasta.

Noun

vast

  1. bundle (of switches for the sauna)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • VASSALRY, vassals collectively.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)