Is cranks a Scrabble word?

Yes, cranks is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 12 points in Scrabble, and 14 points in Words with Friends

Cranks is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word cranks

The meaning of cranks


9 definitions of the word cranks.


  1. Travel along a zigzag path
  2. Start by cranking
  3. Rotate with a crank
  4. Fasten with a crank
  5. Bend into the shape of a crank


  1. A bad-tempered person
  2. A whimsically eccentric person
  3. An amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
  4. A hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle

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

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There are 2 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'cranks'.

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