Is bates a Scrabble word?

Yes, bates is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

Bates is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word bates

The meaning of bates


8 definitions of the word bates.


  1. Moderate or restrain; lessen the force of
  2. Flap the wings wildly or frantically; used of falcons
  3. Soak in a special solution to soften and remove chemicals used in previous treatments
  4. Strike with, or as if with a baseball bat
  5. Wink briefly
  6. Have a turn at bat
  7. Use a bat
  8. Beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in bates?

5 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

6 Anagrams of Bates

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to bates:

Unscramble the letters in bates

There are 10 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'bates'.

More words that can be made using the letters in bates