Scrabble

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Scrabble

  1. A board game in which players draw letter tiles and take turns to make interlocking words like a crossword, scoring points according to the letters played and their positions on the board.
    • 2000, Eric T. Olson and Tammy Perry Olson, Real-Life Math: Statistics, Walch Publishing, ISBN 0825138639, page 56
      Start by asking students if they ever watch Wheel of Fortune, or play games like Hangman or Scrabble.® Ask whether they have ever noticed any patterns in the frequency with which letters appear.
    • 2012 August 18, Bill Kurtis, “Listener Limerick Challenge”, Wait Wait... Don’t Tell Me!, National Public Radio
      At the tournament level I dabble / But my tiles show a meaningless babble / I filled up my ranks / With a few extra blanks / And got busted for cheating at [Scrabble]

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Scrabble is a registered trademark of Hasbro Inc.

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  • IPA(key): [ˈskrɑbble]
  • Hyphenation: Scrabb‧le

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Scrabble

  1. Scrabble (board game)

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If a plural is needed it's better to use the term Scrabble-peli ("game of Scrabble") instead of Scrabble.

Inflection of Scrabble (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Scrabble
genitive Scrabblen
partitive Scrabblea
illative Scrabbleen
singular plural
nominative Scrabble
accusative nom.? Scrabble
gen. Scrabblen
genitive Scrabblen
partitive Scrabblea
inessive Scrabblessa
elative Scrabblesta
illative Scrabbleen
adessive Scrabblella
ablative Scrabblelta
allative Scrabblelle
essive Scrabblena
translative Scrabbleksi
instructive
abessive Scrabbletta
comitative

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Scrabble m

  1. Scrabble (board game with interlocking words)