Is recoil a Scrabble word?

Yes, recoil is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

Recoil is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word recoil

The meaning of recoil


6 definitions of the word recoil.


  1. Draw back, as with fear or pain
  2. Come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect
  3. Spring back; spring away from an impact
  4. Spring back, as from a forceful thrust


  1. The backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
  2. A movement back from an impact

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

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1 Anagram of Recoil

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 recoil:

Unscramble the letters in recoil

There are 5 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'recoil'.

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