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Is wince a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word wince is a Scrabble US word. The word wince is worth 10 points in Scrabble:

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Is wince a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word wince is a Scrabble UK word and has 10 points:

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Is wince a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word wince is a Words With Friends word. The word wince is worth 12 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Wince

You can make 16 words from 'wince' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

5 letters words from 'wince'

WINCE 10 

4 letters words from 'wince'

CINE 6NICE 6
WICE 9WINE 7

3 letters words from 'wince'

ICE 5NEW 6
NIE 3WEN 6
WIN 6 

2 letters words from 'wince'

EN 2EW 5
IN 2NE 2
WE 5 

All 5 letters words made out of wince

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Definitions and meaning of wince

wince

Etymology

From Middle English wincen, winchen, from Anglo-Norman *wenchir, Old Northern French *wenchier (compare Old French guenchir), from Frankish *wenkjan, from Proto-Germanic *wankjan. See also German winken.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /wɪns/
  • Rhymes: -ɪns

Noun

wince (plural winces)

  1. A sudden movement or gesture of shrinking away.
  2. A reel used in dyeing, steeping, or washing cloth; a winch. It is placed over the division wall between two wince pits so as to allow the cloth to descend into either compartment at will.

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Verb

wince (third-person singular simple present winces, present participle wincing, simple past and past participle winced)

  1. (intransitive) To flinch as if in pain or distress.
  2. (transitive) To wash (cloth), dip it in dye, etc., with the use of a wince.
  3. To kick or flounce when unsteady or impatient.

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See also

  • cringe

Source: wiktionary.org
  • WIMP, to act like a wimp, as in the phrase to wimp out.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)