Is GRINDHOUSE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  NO

Scrabble US :  NO

Scrabble UK :  YES

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Definitions for the word grindhouse

Noun

GRINDHOUSE (plural GRINDHOUSEs)
(US, _, cinema) A low-budget film theater that shows primarily exploitation films

See also

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Etymology

grind + house.
Perhaps from the grinding or cranking motion employed by early projectionists.
Perhaps from bump and grind (). The term may originally have been used for burlesque houses in the 1940s.

Source: English Wiktionary. Available under CC-BY-SA license.

The word GRINDHOUSE is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

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