ablaut

Is ablaut a Scrabble word? YES

Is ablaut a Words With Friends word? YES


The word ABLAUT is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

There are 6 letters in the word ABLAUT

3 Definitions  for the word ablaut:

noun - a vowel whose quality or length is changed to indicate linguistic distinctions (such as sing sang sung song)

GCIDE Definitions - ABLAUT

Ablaut
\'d8Ab"laut (/), n. [Ger., off-sound; ab off + laut sound.] (Philol.) The substitution of one root vowel for another, thus indicating a corresponding modification of use or meaning; vowel permutation; as, get, gat, got; sing, song; hang, hung. Earle.
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Ablaut
\'d8Ab"laut (/), n. [Ger., off-sound; ab off + laut sound.] (Philol.) The substitution of one root vowel for another, thus indicating a corresponding modification of use or meaning; vowel permutation; as, get, gat, got; sing, song; hang, hung. Earle.
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