Scrabble Dictionary

VIN is valid in Scrabble for 6 points

  • Yes, VIN is an acceptable word in the Scrabble dictionary.
  • It scores 6 points when played in Scrabble.

About the word VIN

The word “Vin” is acceptable to play in Scrabble, per the game dictionary. It is only 3 letters long, but scores a total of 6 points. This makes it one of the game’s easiest and most powerful “V” words.

The meaning of “vin” is simply a word short for wine. It is most commonly used in French. An alternative definition for the word is that “VIN” is short for Vehicle Identification Number.

The “V” letter tile can be difficult to play, so this word is perfect for players to utilize in their game. As there are no valid 2-letter “V” words in Scrabble, 3-letter options are the shortest available. Some possible ways to play off “vin” are the words “vine”, “vinyl”, and “diving.”

The word “Vin” played on a Scrabble board


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Points Value

VIN is a 3-letter word made up of the letter tiles V: 4, I: 1, N: 1. Its points breakdown is as follows:

  • No multipliers: 6 points.
  • Double-word square: 12 points.
  • Triple-word square: 18 points.

Single Letter Extensions

Words Containing VIN

More 3 Letter V Words

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Word advice last updated on 15 Aug 2023 by Stephen Lunt.

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