The word silex 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.)

  • silex  n. (archaic) Flint.
  • silex  n. A finely ground relatively pure form of silicas used as a paint filler etc.
  • (In Dutch) silex  n. (materiaalkunde) uit kwarts bestaand vaak in sedimenten gevonden…

14 valid words from 3 definitions

ARCHAIC AS FILLER FINELY FLINT FORM GROUND IN OF PAINT PURE RELATIVELY SILICAS USED

8 invalid words from 3 definitions

BESTAAND ETC GEVONDEN KWARTS MATERIAALKUNDE SEDIMENTEN UIT VAAK

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

EX ILEX LEX SI SILE

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

EL IS LI LIS

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

LEXIS

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

SILED SILEN SILER SILES

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

ILEX SILE

One epenthesis (New word found when adding only one letter.)

SILVEX

One suffix (New word found by adding one or more letters at the end of the word.)

SILEXES

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

+E EXILES ILEXES
+F FLIXES
+O ISOLEX
+P PIXELS
+T IXTLES
+V SILVEX VEXILS
+Y SEXILY

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

-S ILEX
-X ISLE LEIS LIES SEIL SILE

Scrabble scoring

  • 12 points.

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

  • Joker allowed, 1 in 395 chance (0.25%).
  • Joker not allowed, 1 in 2075 chance (0.05%).

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Categories without words

  • Not found in the middle (Word found by adding letters in front and at the end of the word.)
  • No prefixes (Word found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

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