Is onset a Scrabble word?

Yes, onset is a Scrabble word!

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

Onset is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word onset

The meaning of onset


2 definitions of the word onset.


  1. The beginning or early stages
  2. (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons)

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

5 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

5 Anagrams of Onset

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 onset:

Unscramble the letters in onset

There are 17 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'onset'.

More words that can be made using the letters in onset