Is tan a Scrabble word?

Yes, tan is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 3 points in Scrabble, and 4 points in Words with Friends

Tan is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word tan

The meaning of tan


6 definitions of the word tan.


  1. Treat skins and hides with tannic acid so as to convert them into leather
  2. Get a tan, from wind or sun


  1. Of a light yellowish-brown color


  1. A browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  2. A light brown the color of topaz
  3. Ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle

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

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Tan

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 tan:

Unscramble the letters in tan

There are 13 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'tan'.

More words that can be made using the letters in tan