Is mating a Scrabble word?

Yes, mating is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Mating is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word mating

The meaning of mating


6 definitions of the word mating.


  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
  4. Twist together or entwine into a confusing mass
  5. Change texture so as to become matted and felt-like


  1. The act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes

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

6 Letter Words

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1 Anagram of Mating

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 mating:

Unscramble the letters in mating

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

More words that can be made using the letters in mating