Is mate a Scrabble word?

Yes, mate is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 6 points in Scrabble, and 7 points in Words with Friends

Mate is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word mate

The meaning of mate


13 definitions of the word mate.


  1. Engage in sexual intercourse
  2. Bring two objects, ideas, or people together
  3. Place an opponent's king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game


  1. The officer below the master on a commercial ship
  2. A fellow member of a team
  3. The partner of an animal (especially a sexual partner)
  4. A person's partner in marriage
  5. An exact duplicate
  6. One of a pair
  7. South American holly; leaves used in making a drink like tea
  8. Informal term for a friend of the same sex
  9. South American tea-like drink made from leaves of a South American holly called mate
  10. A chess move constituting an inescapable and indefensible attack on the opponent's king

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

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4 Anagrams of Mate

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 mate:

Unscramble the letters in mate

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

More words that can be made using the letters in mate