The word lime 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.)

  • lime  n. (chemistry) Any inorganic material containing calcium, usually calcium oxide (quicklime) or calcium…
  • lime  n. (poetic) Any gluey or adhesive substance; something which traps or captures someone; sometimes a…
  • lime  v. (transitive) To treat with calcium hydroxide or calcium oxide (lime).

26 valid words from 3 definitions

ADHESIVE ANY CALCIUM CAPTURES CHEMISTRY CONTAINING GLUEY HYDROXIDE INORGANIC LIME MATERIAL OR OXIDE POETIC QUICKLIME SOMEONE SOMETHING SOMETIMES SUBSTANCE TO TRANSITIVE TRAPS TREAT USUALLY WHICH WITH

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

LI ME

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

EM MI MIL

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

MILE

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

DIME LAME LEME LICE LIFE LIKE LIMA LIMB LIMN LIMO LIMP LIMY LINE LIPE LIRE LITE LIVE LOME LYME MIME RIME TIME

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

LIE

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

LIMED LIMEN LIMES LIMEY LIMENS LIMEYS LIMEADE LIMELIT LIMEPIT LIMEADES LIMEKILN LIMELESS LIMEPITS LIMERICK LIMEWASH LIMEKILNS LIMELIGHT LIMERICKS LIMESCALE LIMESTONE LIMEWATER LIMELIGHTS LIMESCALES LIMESTONES LIMEWASHES LIMEWATERS LIMELIGHTED LIMELIGHTER LIMELIGHTERS LIMELIGHTING

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

BLIMEY CLIMES GLIMED GLIMES SLIMED SLIMES ALIMENT DELIMED DELIMES HELIMEN MOLIMEN UNLIMED UNLIMES ALIMENTS BESLIMED BESLIMES MILLIMES MOLIMENS SUBLIMED SUBLIMER SUBLIMES ALIMENTAL ALIMENTED BIRDLIMED BIRDLIMES GORBLIMEY JOLLIMENT SALIMETER SALIMETRY SLIMEBALL SUBLIMELY SUBLIMERS SUBLIMEST ALIMENTARY ALIMENTING BROOKLIMES COMPLIMENT HABILIMENT JOLLIMENTS MILLIMETER MILLIMETRE QUICKLIMES SALIMETERS SALIMETRIC SLIMEBALLS UNRULIMENT UNSUBLIMED ALKALIMETER ALKALIMETRY COMPLIMENTS + 26 words

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

CLIME GLIME SLIME DELIME UNLIME BESLIME MILLIME SUBLIME BIRDLIME BROOKLIME QUICKLIME

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

+A EMAIL MAILE
+C CLIME MELIC
+D LIMED
+E ELEMI
+G GIMEL GLIME
+K KELIM MELIK
+L MILLE
+N LIMEN
+P IMPEL
+R MERIL MILER
+S LIMES MILES SLIME SMILE
+U ILEUM
+Y LIMEY

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

-E MIL
-I ELM MEL
-M LEI LIE

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 40.9 chance (2.44%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 130 chance (0.77%).

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Category without words

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

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