Is tail a Scrabble word?

Yes, tail is a Scrabble word!

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

Tail is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word tail

The meaning of tail


11 definitions of the word tail.


  1. Go after with the intent to catch
  2. Remove or shorten the tail of an animal
  3. Remove the stalk of fruits or berries


  1. The posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
  2. The time of the last part of something
  3. Any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
  4. The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
  5. A spy employed to follow someone and report their movements
  6. (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head
  7. The rear part of an aircraft
  8. The rear part of a ship

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

4 Letter Words

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3 Anagrams of Tail

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 tail:

Unscramble the letters in tail

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

More words that can be made using the letters in tail