Is tug a Scrabble word?

Yes, tug is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 4 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Tug is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word tug

The meaning of tug


9 definitions of the word tug.


  1. Pull hard
  2. Strive and make an effort to reach a goal
  3. Tow (a vessel) with a tug
  4. Carry with difficulty
  5. Move by pulling hard
  6. Pull or strain hard at
  7. Struggle in opposition


  1. A sudden abrupt pull
  2. A powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships

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

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Tug

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 tug:

Unscramble the letters in tug

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

More words that can be made using the letters in tug