The word lack 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.)

  • lack  n. (obsolete) A defect or failing; moral or spiritual degeneracy.
  • lack  n. A deficiency or need (of something desirable or necessary); an absence, want.
  • lack  v. (transitive) To be without, to need, to require.

21 valid words from 3 definitions

ABSENCE AN BE DEFECT DEFICIENCY DEGENERACY DESIRABLE FAILING MORAL NECESSARY NEED OBSOLETE OF OR REQUIRE SOMETHING SPIRITUAL TO TRANSITIVE WANT WITHOUT

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

LA LAC

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

AL

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

CALK

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

BACK DACK HACK JACK LACE LACS LACY LAIK LANK LARK LAWK LICK LOCK LUCK MACK PACK RACK SACK TACK WACK YACK ZACK

One lipogram (New word found when removing only one letter.)

LAC

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

LACKS LACKED LACKER LACKEY LACKERS LACKEYS LACKING LACKADAY LACKERED LACKEYED LACKLAND LACKERING LACKEYING LACKLANDS LACKADAISY LACKLUSTER LACKLUSTRE LACKLUSTERS LACKLUSTRES LACKADAISICAL LACKADAISICALLY

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

BLACKS CLACKS FLACKS PLACKS SLACKS BLACKED BLACKEN BLACKER BLACKLY CLACKED CLACKER FLACKED FLACKER FLACKET KOLACKY PLACKET SLACKED SLACKEN SLACKER SLACKLY BLACKBOY BLACKCAP BLACKENS BLACKEST BLACKFIN BLACKFLY BLACKGUM BLACKING BLACKISH BLACKLEG BLACKOUT BLACKTOP CLACKBOX CLACKERS CLACKING FLACKERS FLACKERY FLACKETS FLACKING PELLACKS PLACKETS POLLACKS SLACKENS SLACKERS SLACKEST SLACKING ALACKADAY BLACKBALL BLACKBAND BLACKBIRD + 151 words

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

ALACK BLACK CLACK FLACK PLACK SLACK PELLACK POLLACK EYEBLACK FORSLACK NONBLACK SHELLACK ANTIBLACK BONEBLACK BOOTBLACK FORESLACK LAMPBLACK SHOEBLACK SUPERFLACK

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

+A ALACK
+B BLACK
+C CLACK
+E ALECK
+F FLACK
+H CHALK
+N CLANK
+O CLOAK
+P PLACK
+S CALKS LACKS SLACK
+U CAULK

One anagram minus one (New word formed with all the letters from the word minus a letter.)

-K LAC

Scrabble scoring

  • 10 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 269 chance (0.37%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 1556 chance (0.06%).

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  • No epentheses (Word found when adding only one letter.)

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