Is reel a Scrabble word?

Yes, reel is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 4 points in Scrabble, and 5 points in Words with Friends

Reel is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word reel

The meaning of reel


9 definitions of the word reel.


  1. Walk as if unable to control one's movements
  2. Revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
  3. Wind onto or off a reel


  1. A roll of photographic film holding a series of frames to be projected by a movie projector
  2. Music composed for dancing a reel
  3. Winder consisting of a revolving spool with a handle; attached to a fishing rod
  4. A winder around which thread or tape or film or other flexible materials can be wound
  5. A lively dance of Scottish Highlanders; marked by circular moves and gliding steps
  6. An American country dance which starts with the couples facing each other in two lines

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

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1 Anagram of Reel

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 reel:

Unscramble the letters in reel

There are 12 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'reel'.

More words that can be made using the letters in reel