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Is “As” a Scrabble Word?

Yes As is valid in Scrabble for 2 points

“As” is an acceptable word within the Scrabble dictionary that is legal to play in games. As is worth a total of 2 points when played in Scrabble.

Definition of As


  • To such an extent or degree; to the same extent or degree.
  • Considered to be, in relation to something else; in the relation (specified).
  • For example; for instance. (Compare such as.)


  • Introducing a basis of comparison, with an object in the objective case.
  • In the role of.


  • In the (same) way or manner that; to the (same) degree that.
  • At the time that; during the time when:
  • Being that, considering that, because, since.


  • (unit of weight) A libra.
  • Any of several coins of Rome, coined in bronze or later copper; or the equivalent value.

Definition from as by Wiktionary, used under CC BY-SA 4.0.

How Many Points is As Worth?

As is a 2-letter word made up of the letter tiles A: 1, S: 1. Its points breakdown is as follows:

  • With no multipliers, As is worth 2 points.
  • On a double-word square, As is worth 4 points.
  • On a triple-word square, As is worth 6 points.

Single Letter Extensions of “As”

Potential ways to expand “As” using a single letter include:

Words With “AS”

Words containing “AS” at the start, middle, or end include:

See our full list of words with “AS” for more suggestions.

More 2 Letter A Words

2-Letter A words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to As:

Check out our list of all 2 letter words with A.

About This Page

This word page takes a deep dive into the word “As” in the context of Scrabble to discuss if it is valid, its points score, definition, extensions, similar words, and more.

We hope you find this information helpful for learning and discovering new words to play in Scrabble.

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Category: Scrabble Words

Last updated: 19 April 2023

Author: Stephen

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