Yum in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is yum a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word yum is a Scrabble US word. The word yum is worth 8 points in Scrabble:


Is yum a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word yum is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:


Is yum a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word yum is a Words With Friends word. The word yum is worth 9 points in Words With Friends (WWF):


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Valid words made from Yum

You can make 5 words from 'yum' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'yum'

YUM 8 

2 letters words from 'yum'

MU 4MY 7
UM 4YU 5

All 3 letters words made out of yum

yum uym ymu myu umy muy

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

Definitions and meaning of yum


Alternative forms

  • yum yum


  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /jʌm/, [jʌm]
  • Rhymes: -ʌm



  1. Indicating delight at the flavor of food.
    Yum! This apple pie is delicious!



yum (not comparable)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, Britain, US, informal) Delicious.
    This apple pie is yum!


  • yuck

Derived terms

  • yummo
  • yummy
  • yum yum

Related terms

  • nom
  • nom nom nom


Proper noun


  1. (computing) Yellowdog Updater, Modified, a popular package manager in Linux
    Please run yum in non-caching mode to correct this header.


  • muy




  1. water

Further reading

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • Christmas or Christmastide.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)