Words with X

A list of scrabble words starting with X X is one of the easiest high-scoring letters you can use in Scrabble. The letter X is worth 8 points in both Scrabble and Words with Friends.

Two letter X Words

There are two letter words that can be made with X and any vowel! This makes X one of the easiest Scrabble letters to make high scoring words with. All of the following words are worth 9 points.

  • AX - Like "Axe", only shorter.
  • EX - "Out of fashion"
  • XI - A Greek letter
  • OX - A large animal
  • XU - Vietnamese currency

XU and XI are two really great Scrabble words beginning with X.


The highest scoring words with X

Want to go straight to the words that will get you the best score? Here are all the highest scoring words with x, not including the 50-point bonus if they use seven letters.

Top words with XScrabble PointsWords With Friends Points

1,182 Scrabble words that contain X

7 Letter Words With X

6 Letter Words With X

3 Letter Words With X

2 Letter Words With X

FAQ on words containing X

What are the best Scrabble words with X?

The highest scoring Scrabble word containing X is Jukebox, which is worth at least 27 points without any bonuses. The next best word with X is waxwork, which is worth 24 points. Other high score words with X are packwax (25), cachexy (24), asphyxy (25), hypoxic (24), equinox (23), hydroxy (24), and kickbox (26).

How many words contain X?

There are 1,182 words that contaih X in the Scrabble dictionary. Of those 530 are 7 letter words, 337 are 6 letter words, 209 are 5 letter words, 66 are 4 letter words, 35 are 3 letter words, and 5 are 2 letter words.

How many two letter words contain X?

There are 5 two letter words that contain X. They are ax, ex, ox, xi, and xu.