The word shackle 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.)

  • shackle  n. A restraint fit over a human or animal appendage, such as a wrist, ankle or finger. Usually used…
  • shackle  n. A U-shaped piece of metal secured with a pin or bolt across the opening, or a hinged metal loop secured…
  • shackle  n. (figuratively, usually in the plural) A restraint on one’s action, activity, or progress.

35 valid words from 3 definitions

ACROSS ACTION ACTIVITY ANIMAL ANKLE APPENDAGE AS BOLT FIGURATIVELY FINGER FIT HINGED HUMAN IN LOOP METAL OF ON ONE OPENING OR OVER PIECE PIN PLURAL PROGRESS RESTRAINT SECURED SHAPED SUCH THE USED USUALLY WITH WRIST

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

HA HACK HACKLE SH SHA SHACK

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

AH AHS EL ELK

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

HACKLES

One cousin (New word found by changing only one letter.)

SPACKLE

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

HACKLE

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

SHACKLED SHACKLER SHACKLES SHACKLERS SHACKLEBONE SHACKLEBONES

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

UNSHACKLED UNSHACKLES HAMSHACKLED HAMSHACKLES RANSHACKLED RANSHACKLES

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

UNSHACKLE HAMSHACKLE RAMSHACKLE RANSHACKLE

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

+B BECHALKS
+D SHACKLED
+L SHELLACK
+R HACKLERS SHACKLER
+S SHACKLES
+T HACKLETS KLATCHES

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

-E CHALKS
-H ALECKS
-K CHELAS LACHES SEALCH
-L CHEKAS HACEKS
-S HACKLE

Scrabble scoring

  • 16 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 251818 chance.
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 2315909 chance.

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Category without words

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

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