Is paring a Scrabble word?

Yes, paring is a Scrabble word!

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

Paring is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word paring

The meaning of paring


7 definitions of the word paring.


  1. Decrease gradually or bit by bit
  2. Cut small bits or pare shavings from
  3. Strip the skin off
  4. Remove the edges from and cut down to the desired size
  5. Make a score (on a hole) equal to par


  1. A thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
  2. (usually plural) a part of a fruit or vegetable that is pared or cut off; especially the skin or peel

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

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1 Anagram of Paring

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 paring:

Unscramble the letters in paring

There are 16 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'paring'.

More words that can be made using the letters in paring