ANCHOVY in Scrabble

ANCHOVY is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 7-letter word and contains the following letters A C H N O V Y (sorted alphabetically). ANCHOVY is a noun. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

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Definition of ANCHOVY

Tiny fishes usually canned or salted
Used for hors d'oeuvres or as seasoning in sauces
Small herring-like plankton-eating fishes often canned whole or as paste
Abundant in tropical waters worldwide

Synonyms of ANCHOVY

noun fish
nounsoft-finned fish, malacopterygian

Wiktionary says

  1. Any small saltwater fish of the Engraulidae family, consisting of 160 species in 16 genera, of which the genus is widely sold as food.
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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