Is tabu a Scrabble word?

Yes, tabu is a Scrabble word!

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

Tabu is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word tabu

The meaning of tabu


4 definitions of the word tabu.


  1. Forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands
  2. Excluded from use or mention


  1. A prejudice (especially in Polynesia and other South Pacific islands) that prohibits the use or mention of something because of its sacred nature
  2. An inhibition or ban resulting from social custom or emotional aversion

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

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2 Anagrams of Tabu

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 tabu:

Unscramble the letters in tabu

There are 6 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'tabu'.

More words that can be made using the letters in tabu