The word ous 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.)

  • ous  n. plural of ou.
  • -ous  suff. Used to form adjectives from nouns, to denote possession or presence of a quality in any degree…
  • -ous  suff. (chemistry) Used in chemical nomenclature to name chemical compounds in which a specified chemical…

24 valid words from 3 definitions

ADJECTIVES ANY CHEMICAL CHEMISTRY COMPOUNDS DEGREE DENOTE FORM FROM IN NAME NOMENCLATURE NOUNS OF OR OU PLURAL POSSESSION PRESENCE QUALITY SPECIFIED TO USED WHICH

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

OU US

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

SOU

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

BUS GUS JUS MUS NUS OBS ODS OES OHS OMS ONS OOS OPS ORS OUD OUK OUP OUR OUT OYS PUS SUS WUS YUS

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

OS OU US

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

ONUS OPUS OUDS OUKS OUPS OURS OUTS

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

OUST OUSEL OUSTS OUSELS OUSTED OUSTER OUSTERS OUSTING OUSTITI OUSTITIS

2076 times in the middle (New words found by adding letters in front and at the end of the word.)

BOUSE BOUSY DOUSE HOUSE JOUST LOUSE LOUSY MOUSE MOUST MOUSY ROUSE ROUST SOUSE TOUSE TOUSY YOUSE AROUSE BLOUSE BLOUSY BOUSED BOUSES CHOUSE CHOUSH COUSIN CROUSE DOUSED DOUSER DOUSES FLOUSE FLOUSH FOUSSA FOUSTY GOUSTY GROUSE HOUSED HOUSEL HOUSER HOUSES HOUSEY JOUSTS KOUSSO LOUSED LOUSER LOUSES MOUSED MOUSER MOUSES MOUSEY MOUSIE MOUSLE + 2026 words

2710 prefixes (New words found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

FOUS LOUS MOUS NOUS SOUS YOUS CLOUS MEOUS PIOUS THOUS VROUS ALMOUS AUROUS AWMOUS BAYOUS BIJOUS CEROUS COMOUS CYMOUS DUMOUS FAMOUS FAVOUS FUCOUS FUMOUS GYROUS HAMOUS HUMOUS IODOUS JOYOUS LIMOUS LUPOUS MIAOUS MUCOUS NODOUS NOYOUS ODIOUS OSMOUS PAROUS PILOUS POROUS POYOUS RAMOUS RIMOUS RUFOUS RUGOUS SAJOUS SEROUS SETOUS TAHOUS TATOUS + 2660 words

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

+D DUOS OUDS UDOS
+F FOUS UFOS
+H HUSO
+K OUKS SOUK
+L LOUS SOUL
+M MOUS MUSO SOUM SUMO
+N NOUS ONUS
+P OPUS OUPS SOUP
+R OURS SOUR
+S SOUS
+T OUST OUTS SOUT
+Y YOUS

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

-O US
-S OU
-U OS SO

Scrabble scoring

  • 3 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 15.2 chance (6.58%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 36.1 chance (2.77%).

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Category without words

  • No words-in-word RTL (Word found written from right to left, inside the word.)

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