Wimp in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is wimp a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word wimp is a Scrabble US word. The word wimp is worth 11 points in Scrabble:

W4I1M3P3

Is wimp a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word wimp is a Scrabble UK word and has 11 points:

W4I1M3P3

Is wimp a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word wimp is a Words With Friends word. The word wimp is worth 13 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

W4I1M4P4

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Valid words made from Wimp

You can make 4 words from 'wimp' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'wimp'

WIMP 11 

3 letters words from 'wimp'

IMP 7 

2 letters words from 'wimp'

MI 4PI 4

All 4 letters words made out of wimp

wimp iwmp wmip mwip imwp miwp wipm iwpm wpim pwim ipwm piwm wmpi mwpi wpmi pwmi mpwi pmwi impw mipw ipmw pimw mpiw pmiw

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

Definitions and meaning of wimp

wimp

Etymology

Possible contraction of "whimper". The term was understood in the United States by the 1930s, as it was incorporated into the names of two famous media characters known for living up to that name: The devious but cowardly Popeye supporting character called "J. Wellington Wimpy", and the soft-spoken character "Wallace Wimple" from the radio show Fibber McGee and Molly.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɪmp

Noun

wimp (plural wimps)

  1. (derogatory, slang) someone who lacks confidence or courage, is weak, ineffectual, irresolute and wishy-washy
  2. Alternative spelling of WIMP

Synonyms

  • (someone who lacks confidence or courage): sissy, softy, wuss; see also Thesaurus:milksop or Thesaurus:coward

Derived terms

  • wimpish
  • wimply
  • wimp out
  • wimpy

Translations

Verb

wimp (third-person singular simple present wimps, present participle wimping, simple past and past participle wimped)

  1. (intransitive) To behave submissively.
  2. (transitive) To render wimpy.

Finnish

Etymology

According to the English abbreviation WIMP.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈwimp/, [ˈwimp]
  • Rhymes: -imp
  • Syllabification: wimp

Noun

wimp

  1. (astronomy, physics) weakly interacting massive particle, WIMP

Declension


Source: wiktionary.org
  • a bird like a curlew.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)