Is begin a Scrabble word?

Yes, begin is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Begin is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word begin

The meaning of begin


11 definitions of the word begin.


  1. Take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
  2. Have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense
  3. Set in motion, cause to start
  4. Begin to speak or say
  5. Be the first item or point, constitute the beginning or start, come first in a series
  6. Have a beginning, of a temporal event
  7. Have a beginning characterized in some specified way
  8. Begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object
  9. Achieve or accomplish in the least degree, usually used in the negative
  10. Begin to speak, understand, read, and write a language


  1. Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992)

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

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2 Anagrams of Begin

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 begin:

Unscramble the letters in begin

There are 7 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'begin'.

More words that can be made using the letters in begin