Is start a Scrabble word?

Yes, start is a Scrabble word!

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

Start is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word start

The meaning of start


22 definitions of the word start.


  1. Take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
  2. Set in motion, cause to start
  3. Leave
  4. Have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense
  5. Bring into being
  6. Get off the ground
  7. Move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm
  8. Get going or set in motion
  9. Begin or set in motion
  10. Begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job
  11. Play in the starting lineup
  12. Have a beginning characterized in some specified way
  13. Begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object
  14. Bulge outward


  1. The beginning of anything
  2. The time at which something is supposed to begin
  3. A turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning)
  4. A sudden involuntary movement
  5. The act of starting something
  6. A line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game
  7. A signal to begin (as in a race)
  8. The advantage gained by beginning early (as in a race)

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1 Anagram of Start

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 start:

Unscramble the letters in start

There are 7 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'start'.

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