imping

Is imping a Scrabble word? YES

Is imping a Words With Friends word? YES


The word IMPING is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

There are 6 letters in the word IMPING

4 Definitions  for the word imping:

GCIDE Definitions - IMP

Imp
Imp (, n. [OE. imp a graft, AS. impa; akin to Dan. ympe, Sw. ymp, prob. fr. LL. impotus, Gr. />engrafted, innate, fr. />to implant; />in + />to produce; akin to E. be. See 1st In-, Be.] 1. A shoot; a scion; a bud; a slip; a graft. [Obs.] Chaucer.
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2. An offspring; progeny; child; scion. [Obs.]
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The tender imp was weaned. Fairfax.
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3. A young or inferior devil; a little, malignant spirit; a puny demon; a contemptible evil worker.
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To mingle in the clamorous fray
Of squabbling imps.
Beattie.
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4. Something added to, or united with, another, to lengthen it out or repair it, -- as, an addition to a beehive; a feather inserted in a broken wing of a bird; a length of twisted hair in a fishing line. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]
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Imp
Imp (, n. [OE. imp a graft, AS. impa; akin to Dan. ympe, Sw. ymp, prob. fr. LL. impotus, Gr. />engrafted, innate, fr. />to implant; />in + />to produce; akin to E. be. See 1st In-, Be.] 1. A shoot; a scion; a bud; a slip; a graft. [Obs.] Chaucer.
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2. An offspring; progeny; child; scion. [Obs.]
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The tender imp was weaned. Fairfax.
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3. A young or inferior devil; a little, malignant spirit; a puny demon; a contemptible evil worker.
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To mingle in the clamorous fray
Of squabbling imps.
Beattie.
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4. Something added to, or united with, another, to lengthen it out or repair it, -- as, an addition to a beehive; a feather inserted in a broken wing of a bird; a length of twisted hair in a fishing line. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]
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GCIDE Definitions - IMPING

Imping
Imp"ing (, n. [See Imp to graft.] 1. The act or process of grafting or mending. [Archaic]
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2. (Falconry) The process of repairing broken feathers or a deficient wing.
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Imping
Imp"ing (, n. [See Imp to graft.] 1. The act or process of grafting or mending. [Archaic]
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2. (Falconry) The process of repairing broken feathers or a deficient wing.
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