SIBILANT in Scrabble

SIBILANT is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 8-letter word and contains the following letters A B I I L N S T (sorted alphabetically). SIBILANT is a noun. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

Score table for SIBILANT

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By adding one letter to SIBILANT you can create these words

 WordPoints totalLetter's scoreDB Support
1. LIBATIONS11L1I1B3A1T1I1O1N1S1sowpodstwl06
2. SIBILANTS11S1I1B3I1L1A1N1T1S1sowpodstwl06
3. BALANITIS11B3A1L1A1N1I1T1I1S1sowpodstwl06

Words starting with SIBILANT

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1. SIBILANTLY15S1I1B3I1L1A1N1T1L1Y4sowpodstwl06
2. SIBILANTS11S1I1B3I1L1A1N1T1S1sowpodstwl06

Definition of SIBILANT

A consonant characterized by a hissing sound (like s or sh)
Of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then')

Synonyms of SIBILANT

adj fricative, spirant, soft
nounsibilant consonant, consonant

Wiktionary says

  1. A hissing sound such as the 's' or 'sh' in 'sash' or 'surge'.
  1. Characterized by a hissing sound such as the "s" or "sh" in sash or surge.
Score table
1p. E, A, I, O, N, R, T, L, S, U
2p. D, G
3p. B, C, M, P
4p. F, H, V, W, Y
5p. K
8p. J, X
10p. Q, Z