Is gear a Scrabble word?

Yes, gear is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 5 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Gear is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word gear

The meaning of gear


5 definitions of the word gear.


  1. Set the level or character of


  1. A toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion
  2. Wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed
  3. A mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)
  4. Equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.

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

4 Letter Words

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Gear

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 gear:

Unscramble the letters in gear

There are 18 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'gear'.

More words that can be made using the letters in gear