The word ailing is a valid scrabble word

3 short excerpts of WikWik.org (WikWik is an online database of words defined in the English, French, Spanish, Italian, and other Wiktionnaries.)

  • ailing  n. An ailment.
  • ailing  v. present participle of ail.
  • ailing  adj. Sickly; sick; ill; unwell.

10 valid words from 3 definitions

AIL AILMENT AN ILL OF PARTICIPLE PRESENT SICK SICKLY UNWELL

6 words-in-word (Words found as is inside the word.)

AI AIL IN LI LIN LING

3 words-in-word RTL (Words found written from right to left, inside the word.)

ILIA LI NIL

One anagram (New word found by changing the order of the letters.)

NILGAI

13 cousins (New words found by changing only one letter.)

ABLING AIDING AIMING AIRING ARLING BILING FILING OILING PILING RILING SILING TILING WILING

One epenthesis (New word found when adding only one letter.)

AISLING

28 times in the middle (New words found by adding letters in front and at the end of the word.)

FAILINGS MAILINGS NAILINGS RAILINGS SAILINGS TAILINGS WAILINGS FAILINGLY QUAILINGS RAILINGLY WAILINGLY AVAILINGLY BEWAILINGS DETAILINGS RETAILINGS SQUAILINGS TRAILINGLY BEWAILINGLY UNFAILINGLY WASSAILINGS DOVETAILINGS PARASAILINGS PREVAILINGLY UNAVAILINGLY BOARDSAILINGS UNFAILINGNESS UNAVAILINGNESS UNFAILINGNESSES

68 prefixes (New words found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

BAILING FAILING HAILING JAILING MAILING NAILING RAILING SAILING TAILING VAILING WAILING AVAILING BRAILING DRAILING EMAILING FLAILING QUAILING SCAILING SKAILING SNAILING TRAILING ASSAILING AUMAILING BEWAILING DERAILING DETAILING EMBAILING ENTAILING REMAILING RENAILING RERAILING RESAILING RETAILING SQUAILING UNFAILING UNNAILING UNVAILING AIRMAILING BOBTAILING CURTAILING ENGRAILING ENTRAILING FORHAILING HOBNAILING OUTSAILING PREVAILING REAVAILING TOENAILING TRAVAILING UNAVAILING + 18 words

24 anagrams plus one (New words formed with all the letters from the word plus a letter.)

+B BAILING
+C ALGINIC
+D DIALING GLIADIN LAIDING
+F FAILING
+H HAILING NILGHAI
+J JAILING
+K LAIKING
+M MAILING
+N ALINING NAILING
+R GLAIRIN LAIRING RAILING
+S AISLING NILGAIS SAILING
+T INTAGLI TAILING
+V VAILING VIALING
+W WAILING

5 anagrams minus one (New words formed with all the letters from the word minus a letter.)

-I ALGIN ALIGN LIANG LIGAN LINGA

Scrabble scoring

  • 7 points.

Probability in scrabble (Probability to draw 7 letters at the beginning of the game to build the word.)

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 1642 chance (0.06%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 7300 chance (0.01%).

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  • No lipograms (Word found when removing only one letter.)
  • No suffixes (Word found by adding one or more letters at the end of the word.)

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