SIEGE in Scrabble

SIEGE is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 5-letter word and contains the following letters E E G I S (sorted alphabetically). SIEGE is a noun. SIEGE is also a verb. SIEGE (as verb) is conjugated this way: to siege, sieged, sieging, sieges. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

Score table for SIEGE

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By adding one letter to SIEGE you can create these words

 WordPoints totalLetter's scoreDB Support
1. VEGIES10V4E1G2I1E1S1sowpodstwl06
2. BEIGES9B3E1I1G2E1S1sowpodstwl06
3. SIEGED8S1I1E1G2E1D2sowpodstwl06
4. EGISES7E1G2I1S1E1S1sowpodstwl06
5. GENIES7G2E1N1I1E1S1sowpodstwl06
6. LIEGES7L1I1E1G2E1S1sowpodstwl06
7. SEEING7S1E1E1I1N1G2sowpodstwl06
8. SIEGES7S1I1E1G2E1S1sowpodstwl06
9. SIGNEE7S1I1G2N1E1E1sowpodstwl06
10. REGIES7R1E1G2I1E1S1sowpodstwl06
11. SIEGER7S1I1E1G2E1R1sowpodstwl06

Words starting with SIEGE

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1. SIEGEWORKS18S1I1E1G2E1W4O1R1K5S1sowpodstwl06
2. SIEGECRAFTS17S1I1E1G2E1C3R1A1F4T1S1sowpodstwl06
3. SIEGECRAFT16S1I1E1G2E1C3R1A1F4T1sowpodstwl06
4. SIEGED8S1I1E1G2E1D2sowpodstwl06
5. SIEGERS8S1I1E1G2E1R1S1sowpodstwl06
6. SIEGES7S1I1E1G2E1S1sowpodstwl06
7. SIEGER7S1I1E1G2E1R1sowpodstwl06

Words ending with SIEGE

 WordPoints totalLetter's scoreDB Support
1. BESIEGE10B3E1S1I1E1G2E1sowpodstwl06
2. ASSIEGE8A1S1S1I1E1G2E1sowpodstwl06

Definition of SIEGE

The action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack

Synonyms of SIEGE

noun besieging, beleaguering, military blockade, blockade, encirclement

Wiktionary says

  1. Seat.
  2. A seat, especially as used by someone of importance or authority.
  3. 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur, Book III.
  4. Thenne the Bisshop of Caunterbury was fette and he blessid the syeges with grete Royalte and deuocyon, and there sette the viii and xx knyghtes in her syeges .. ..
  5. 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II. vii.
  6. To th'vpper part, where was aduaunced hye / A stately siege of soueraigne maiestye; / And thereon sat a woman gorgeous gay .. ..
  7. An ecclesiastical see.
  8. The place where one has his seat; a home, residence, domain, empire.
  9. The seat of a heron while looking out for prey; a flock of heron.
  10. A privy or lavatory.
  11. The anus; the rectum.
  12. 1646, Sir Thomas Browne, Pseudodoxia Epidemica, III. 1.
  13. Another ground were certain holes or cavities observable about the siege; which being perceived in males, made some conceive there might be also a feminine nature in them.
  14. Excrements, stool, fecal matter.
  15. 1610, The Tempest , by Shakespeare, act 2 scene 2.
  16. Thou art very Trinculo indeed! How cam'st thou / to be the siege of this moon-calf? Can he vent Trinculos?
  17. Military action.
  18. A prolonged military assault or a blockade of a city or fortress with the intent of conquering by force or attrition.
  19. 1748. David Hume. Enquiry concerning Human Understanding. Section 3. ยง 5.
  20. The Peloponnesian war is a proper subject for history, the siege of Athens for an epic poem, and the death of Alcibiades for a tragedy.
  21. A period of struggle or difficulty, especially from illness.
  22. A prolonged assault or attack.
  23. Quote-news.
  1. To assault a blockade of a city or fortress with the intent of conquering by force or attrition; to besiege.
Wikipedia says
A siege is a military blockade of a city or fortress with the intent of conquering by attrition or assault. The term derives from sedere, Latin for "to sit". Generally speaking, siege warfare is a form of constant, low intensity conflict characterized by one party holding a strong, static defensive position.
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