The word cant 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.)

  • cant  n. (countable) An argot, the jargon of a particular class or subgroup.
  • cant  n. (countable, uncountable) A private or secret language used by a religious sect, gang, or other group.
  • cant  n. A language spoken by some Irish Travellers; Shelta.

25 valid words from 3 definitions

AN ARGOT BY CLASS COUNTABLE GANG GROUP JARGON LANGUAGE OF OR OTHER PARTICULAR PRIVATE RELIGIOUS SECRET SECT SHELTA SOME SPOKEN SUBGROUP THE TRAVELLERS UNCOUNTABLE USED

1 invalid word from 3 definitions

IRISH

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

AN ANT CAN

One word-in-word RTL (Word found written from right to left, inside the word.)

NA

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

BANT CANE CANG CANN CANS CANY CART CAST CENT CUNT DANT GANT HANT KANT LANT PANT RANT SANT VANT WANT

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

ANT CAN CAT

2 epenthesis (New words found when adding only one letter.)

CANST CHANT

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

CANTO CANTS CANTY CANTAL CANTAR CANTED CANTER CANTHI CANTIC CANTLE CANTON CANTOR CANTOS CANTUS CANTALA CANTALS CANTARS CANTATA CANTATE CANTDOG CANTEEN CANTERS CANTEST CANTHAL CANTHUS CANTICO CANTIER CANTILY CANTINA CANTING CANTION CANTLED CANTLES CANTLET CANTONS CANTORS CANTRAP CANTRED CANTREF CANTRIP CANTALAS CANTATAS CANTATES CANTDOGS CANTEENS CANTERED CANTHARI CANTHOOK CANTICLE CANTICOS + 92 words

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

ACANTH SCANTS SCANTY ACANTHA ACANTHI ACANTHS DECANTS INCANTS PICANTE RECANTS SCANTED SCANTER SCANTLE SCANTLY SECANTS ACANTHAE ACANTHAS ACANTHIN ACANTHUS AGACANTE ALICANTS DECANTED DECANTER DESCANTS DISCANTS INCANTED RECANTED RECANTER SCANTEST SCANTIER SCANTIES SCANTILY SCANTING SCANTITY SCANTLED SCANTLES SECANTLY VACANTLY ACANTHINE ACANTHINS ACANTHOID ACANTHOUS COSECANTS DECANTATE DECANTERS DECANTING DEDICANTS DESCANTED DESCANTER DISCANTED + 109 words

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

SCANT DECANT INCANT RECANT SECANT VACANT AGACANT ALICANT DESCANT DISCANT EMICANT PECCANT ABDICANT COSECANT DEDICANT EXSECANT INDICANT MEDICANT RADICANT TOXICANT URTICANT VESICANT APPLICANT CORUSCANT DESICCANT ERADICANT EXSICCANT FABRICANT FORMICANT IMPECCANT LUBRICANT MENDICANT NIGRICANT NONVACANT PREDICANT PROVOCANT COMPLICANT DETOXICANT INTOXICANT SUPPLICANT COMMUNICANT PREJUDICANT RECIPROCANT SIGNIFICANT ANTIDESICCANT INSIGNIFICANT NONINTOXICANT CONTRAINDICANT NONSIGNIFICANT

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

+A TACAN
+E ENACT
+H CHANT NATCH
+I ACTIN ANTIC
+O ACTON CANTO COTAN OCTAN
+S CANST CANTS SCANT
+Y CANTY

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

-C ANT NAT TAN
-N ACT CAT
-T CAN

Scrabble scoring

  • 6 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 54.4 chance (1.84%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 173 chance (0.58%).

Other languages

Category without words

  • No anagrams (Word found by changing the order of the letters.)

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