Definitions For Hough

Etymology 1

From Middle English hogh, houȝ, hoch, howghe, from {{inh, en, ang, hōh, t=heel, hough}}, from {{inh, en, gem-pro, *hanhaz, t=heel}}. {{doublet, en, hoo}}.

Pronunciation

(UK) /hɒk/ {{rhymes, en, ɒk}} {{homophones, en, hock}}

Noun

HOUGH (plural HOUGHs) The hollow behind the knee.

Verb

{{en-verb}} To hamstring.

Synonyms

hamstring, hock, hox

Hypernyms

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Derived terms

hougher

Etymology 2

See hoe, , agricultural tool.

Pronunciation

As hoe.

Noun

HOUGH (plural HOUGHs) {{obsolete spelling of, en, hoe}}

Verb

{{en-verb}} {{archaic spelling of, en, hoe}}

Etymology 3

From Middle English ho, howe, hogh, from {{inh, en, ang, hōh, t=a promontory}}.

Noun

HOUGH (plural HOUGHs) Alternate form of hoe

Is Hough a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US NO
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary NO

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
12
Words with Friends
12

The word Hough is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

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