Is risk a Scrabble word?

Yes, risk is a Scrabble word!

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

Risk is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word risk

The meaning of risk


6 definitions of the word risk.


  1. Expose to a chance of loss or damage
  2. Take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome


  1. A source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
  2. A venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
  3. The probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred
  4. The probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

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

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3 Anagrams of Risk

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 risk:

Unscramble the letters in risk

There are 15 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'risk'.

More words that can be made using the letters in risk