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Is “It” a Scrabble Word?

Yes It is valid in Scrabble for 2 points

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

Definition of It


  • One who is neither a he nor a she; a creature; a dehumanized being.
  • The person who chases and tries to catch the other players in the playground game of tag.
  • The game of tag.


  • Most fashionable.


  • The third-person singular personal pronoun that is normally used to refer to an inanimate object or abstract entity, also often used to refer to animals.
  • A third-person singular personal pronoun used to refer to a child, especially of unknown gender.
  • Used to refer to someone being identified, often on the phone, but not limited to this situation.

proper noun

  • A large peninsula in Southern Europe protruding into the Mediterranean Sea and shaped like a boot. The mountain range of Apennines runs across it from north to south. Occupied almost entirely by Italy.

proper noun

  • A country in southern Europe. Official name: Italian Republic.

proper noun

  • Abbreviation of Italian. (language)

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

How Many Points is It Worth?

It is a 2-letter word made up of the letter tiles I: 1, T: 1. Its points breakdown is as follows:

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

Single Letter Extensions of “It”

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

Words With “IT”

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

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

More 2 Letter I Words

2-Letter I words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to It:

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

About This Page

This word page takes a deep dive into the word “It” 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: 03 June 2023

Author: Stephen

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