The word gain 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.)

  • gain  prep. (obsolete) Against.
  • gain  adj. (obsolete) Straight, direct; near; short.
  • gain  adj. (obsolete) Suitable; convenient; ready.

9 valid words from 3 definitions

AGAINST CONVENIENT DIRECT NEAR OBSOLETE READY SHORT STRAIGHT SUITABLE

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

AI AIN IN

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

AG

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

AGIN

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

CAIN FAIN GAEN GAID GAIR GAIT GAUN GRIN HAIN KAIN LAIN MAIN NAIN PAIN RAIN SAIN TAIN VAIN WAIN

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

AIN GAN GIN

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

GAMIN GRAIN

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

GAINS GAINED GAINER GAINLY GAINST GAINERS GAINEST GAINFUL GAINING GAINSAY GAINABLE GAININGS GAINLESS GAINLIER GAINSAID GAINSAYS GAINFULLY GAINLIEST GAINSAYER GAINGIVING GAINLINESS GAINSAYERS GAINSAYING GAINSTRIVE GAINSTROVE GAINFULNESS GAINGIVINGS GAINSAYINGS GAINSTRIVED GAINSTRIVEN GAINSTRIVES GAINLESSNESS GAINLINESSES GAINSTRIVING GAINFULNESSES GAINLESSNESSES

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

AGAINST JAGAING REGAINS BARGAINS CONGAING IBOGAINE MAGAININ OUTGAINS REGAINED REGAINER UNGAINLY BARGAINED BARGAINER IBOGAINES MAGAININS OUTGAINED REGAINERS REGAINING UNGAINFUL BARGAINERS BARGAINING KARANGAING OUTGAINING REGAINABLE REGAINMENT TURNAGAINS UNGAINLIER UNGAINSAID BARGAININGS OUTBARGAINS REGAINMENTS UNGAINLIEST BOUGAINVILIA OUTBARGAINED THEREAGAINST UNGAINLINESS WHEREAGAINST BOUGAINVILIAS BOUGAINVILLEA OUTBARGAINING UNGAINSAYABLE BOUGAINVILLAEA BOUGAINVILLEAS UNGAINLINESSES BOUGAINVILLAEAS

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

AGAIN REGAIN UNGAIN BARGAIN OUTGAIN TURNAGAIN OUTBARGAIN

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

+A AGAIN AINGA
+C ACING
+F FAGIN
+G AGING
+H AHING ANIGH HANGI
+K AKING KAING KIANG
+L ALGIN ALIGN LIANG LIGAN LINGA
+M GAMIN
+N INGAN
+O GONIA NGAIO
+P APING
+R AGRIN GARNI GRAIN RANGI
+S GAINS SIGNA
+T GIANT NGATI TANGI
+W AWING WIGAN
+X AXING
+Z ZIGAN

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

-A GIN
-G AIN ANI
-I GAN NAG

Scrabble scoring

  • 5 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 29.3 chance (3.41%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 76.8 chance (1.30%).

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