Is scan a Scrabble word?

Yes, scan is a Scrabble word!

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

Scan is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word scan

The meaning of scan


9 definitions of the word scan.


  1. Examine minutely or intensely
  2. Examine hastily
  3. Make a wide, sweeping search of
  4. Conform to a metrical pattern
  5. Move a light beam over; in electronics, to reproduce an image
  6. Read metrically
  7. Obtain data from magnetic tapes


  1. The act of scanning; systematic examination of a prescribed region
  2. An image produced by scanning

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

4 Letter Words

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2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Scan

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 scan:

Unscramble the letters in scan

There are 9 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'scan'.

More words that can be made using the letters in scan