Is open a Scrabble word?

Yes, open is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 6 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

Open is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word open

The meaning of open


36 definitions of the word open.


  1. Cause to open or to become open
  2. Start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning
  3. Become open
  4. Begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.
  5. Spread out or open from a closed or folded state
  6. Make available
  7. Become available
  8. Have an opening or passage or outlet
  9. Make the opening move
  10. Afford access to
  11. Display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer


  1. Affording unobstructed entrance and exit; not shut or closed
  2. Affording free passage or access
  3. With no protection or shield
  4. Open to or in view of all
  5. Used of mouth or eyes
  6. Not having been filled
  7. Accessible to all
  8. Not defended or capable of being defended
  9. (of textures) full of small openings or gaps
  10. Having no protecting cover or enclosure
  11. (set theory) of an interval that contains neither of its endpoints
  12. Not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought
  13. Not sealed or having been unsealed
  14. Without undue constriction as from e.g. tenseness or inhibition
  15. Ready or willing to receive favorably
  16. Open and observable; not secret or hidden
  17. Not requiring union membership
  18. Possibly accepting or permitting
  19. Affording free passage or view
  20. Openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness
  21. Ready for business


  1. A clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water
  2. Where the air is unconfined
  3. A tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play
  4. Information that has become public

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

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3 Anagrams of Open

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 open:

Unscramble the letters in open

There are 10 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'open'.

More words that can be made using the letters in open