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Us, a two-point two-letter Scrabble word

Is “Us” a Scrabble Word?

Yes Us is valid in Scrabble for 2 points

"Us" is a short two-letter Scrabble word that's allowed to play according to the game dictionary. It only scores 2 points as each letter (U & S) is only worth 1 point. This makes it tied as one of the lowest-scoring words in the game.

The word "us" is used in English as an objective pronoun to refer to yourself and another person. For example, "My parents gave us a free Scrabble board. Hooray!" In this example, "us" could refer to myself and another person, such as me and my sister for instance.

"US" is also used worldwide as a shorthand to refer to the country United States of America. For example, "Scrabble is a popular game in the US."

Some simple expansions to make this word longer are "Bus", "Use", "Dusk", and "Fuse" to name a few.

Definition of Us


  • (personal) Me and at least one other person; the objective case of we.
  • (chiefly with give) Me.
  • Our.

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

How Many Points is Us Worth?

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

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

Single Letter Extensions of “Us”

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

Words With “US”

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

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

More 2 Letter U Words

2-Letter U words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to Us:

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

About This Page

This word page takes a deep dive into the word “Us” 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: 05 August 2023

Author: Stephen

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