The word shiv 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.)

  • shiv  n. A knife, especially a makeshift one fashioned from something not normally used as a weapon (like…
  • shiv  n. A particular woody by-product of processing flax or hemp.
  • shiv  v. To stab someone with a shiv.

27 valid words from 3 definitions

AS BY ESPECIALLY FASHIONED FLAX FROM HEMP KNIFE LIKE MAKESHIFT NORMALLY NOT OF ONE OR PARTICULAR PROCESSING PRODUCT SHIV SOMEONE SOMETHING STAB TO USED WEAPON WITH WOODY

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

HI SH

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

CHIV SHIM SHIN SHIP SHIR SHIT SPIV

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

SHIVA SHIVE SHIVS SHIVAH SHIVAS SHIVER SHIVES SHIVOO SHIVAHS SHIVERS SHIVERY SHIVITI SHIVOOS SHIVVED SHIVAREE SHIVERED SHIVERER SHIVITIS SHIVVING SHIVAREED SHIVAREES SHIVERERS SHIVERIER SHIVERING SHIVERIEST SHIVERINGS SHIVAREEING SHIVERINGLY

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

ASHIVER YESHIVA BESHIVER YESHIVAH YESHIVAS YESHIVOT BESHIVERS DISSHIVER YESHIVAHS YESHIVOTH BESHIVERED DISSHIVERS BESHIVERING DISSHIVERED DISSHIVERING

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

+A SHIVA
+C CHIVS
+E HIVES SHIVE
+S SHIVS

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

-H VIS
-V HIS ISH

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 178 chance (0.56%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 778 chance (0.13%).

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  • No words-in-word RTL (Word found written from right to left, inside the word.)
  • No anagrams (Word found by changing the order of the letters.)
  • No lipograms (Word found when removing only one letter.)
  • No epentheses (Word found when adding only one letter.)
  • No prefixes (Word found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

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