Is grates a Scrabble word?

Yes, grates is a Scrabble word!

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

Grates is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word grates

The meaning of grates


8 definitions of the word grates.


  1. Furnish with a grate
  2. Gnaw into; make resentful or angry
  3. Reduce to small shreds or pulverize by rubbing against a rough or sharp perforated surface
  4. Make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together
  5. Scratch repeatedly


  1. A frame of iron bars to hold a fire
  2. A harsh rasping sound made by scraping something
  3. A barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air

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

2 Letter Words

6 Anagrams of Grates

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 grates:

Unscramble the letters in grates

There are 14 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'grates'.

More words that can be made using the letters in grates