The word anil 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.)

  • anil  n. The indigo shrub; or the indigo dye obtained from the plant.
  • anil  n. (organic chemistry) Any imine in which the N-radical is a phenyl (or substituted phenyl) group.
  • (In French) anil  n.m. (Botanique)(Archaïsme) Indigotier, plante dont on tire l’indigo.

21 valid words from 3 definitions

ANY CHEMISTRY DYE FROM GROUP IMINE IN INDIGO IS OBTAINED ON OR ORGANIC PHENYL PLANT RADICAL SHRUB SUBSTITUTED THE TIRE WHICH

5 invalid words from 3 definitions

ARCHAISME BOTANIQUE DONT INDIGOTIER PLANTE

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

AN ANI NIL

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

IN LI LIN NA

2 anagrams (New words found by changing the order of the letters.)

LAIN NAIL

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

ANAL ANIS ARIL AXIL

3 lipograms (New words found when removing only one letter.)

AIL ANI NIL

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

ANVIL

12 suffixes (New words found by adding one or more letters at the end of the word.)

ANILE ANILS ANILIN ANILINE ANILINS ANILITY ANILINES ANILINGUS ANILITIES ANILINCTUS ANILINGUSES ANILINCTUSES

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

MANILA ZANILY MANILAS MANILLA MANILLE VANILLA MANILLAS MANILLES VANILLAS VANILLIC VANILLIN CAMPANILE CAMPANILI ROSANILIN VANILLINS ACETANILID AQUAMANILE CAMPANILES MANZANILLA ROSANILINE ROSANILINS ACETANILIDE ACETANILIDS AQUAMANILES MANZANILLAS NITRANILINE ROSANILINES ACETANILIDES ANTHRANILATE NITRANILINES ANTHRANILATES SULFANILAMIDE PARAROSANILINE SULFANILAMIDES SULPHANILAMIDE DIMETHYLANILINE PARAROSANILINES SULPHANILAMIDES

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

+A LANAI LIANA
+B BINAL BLAIN
+C LINAC
+D NIDAL
+E ALIEN ALINE ANILE ELAIN LIANE
+F FINAL
+G ALGIN ALIGN LIANG LIGAN LINGA
+K LAKIN
+M LIMAN
+O ALOIN
+P LAPIN PLAIN
+S ANILS NAILS SLAIN SNAIL
+U INULA
+V ANVIL NIVAL VINAL
+W LAWIN
+Y INLAY LAYIN

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

-A LIN NIL
-L AIN ANI
-N AIL

Scrabble scoring

  • 4 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 23.8 chance (4.21%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 57.6 chance (1.74%).

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  • No prefixes (Word found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

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