SCRABBLE, ANYONE? #6: “Just Add ISM”

Photo by Kevin Keelan all rights reserved

Photo by Kevin Keelan / all rights reserved

(This post does not include information contained in the 5th Edition Scrabble Player’s Dictionary or updated Official Word List.)

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The 4th edition of the Official Scrabble Player’s Dictionary defines “ism” as: “a distinctive theory or doctrine”. Many words can become a distinctive theory or doctrine merely by adding this 3 letter suffix.

Behold!

BOGY ISM

BOSS ISM

BRUT ISM

CASTE ISM

CHAR ISM

CIVIC ISM

CLASS ISM

COLOR ISM

CUB ISM

CULT ISM

CZAR ISM

DADA ISM

DANDY ISM

DEMON ISM

DIMER ISM

DODO ISM

DRUID ISM

DUAL ISM

DWARF ISM

ECHO ISM

EGO ISM

EON ISM

ERGOT ISM

FAIRY ISM

FARAD ISM

FATAL ISM

FINAL ISM

FOGY ISM

GIANT ISM

GYPSY ISM

HELOT ISM

HERO ISM

HOBO ISM

HUMAN ISM

IDEAL ISM

IDIOT ISM

IDOL ISM

JINGO ISM

LAIC ISM

LEFT ISM

LEGAL ISM

LOBBY ISM

LOCAL ISM

LOCO ISM

LOYAL ISM

LYRIC ISM

MOM ISM

MONAD ISM

MON ISM

MORAL ISM

MORON ISM

MUT ISM

NABOB ISM

NAN ISM

NARC ISM

NIHIL ISM

NOMAD ISM

NOM ISM

OBEAH ISM

OBI ISM

OGRE ISM

OPIUM ISM

ORAL ISM

ORGAN ISM

PEAN ISM

PAGAN ISM

PEON ISM

PIAN ISM

PLUMB ISM

PUR ISM

PYGMY ISM

QUACK ISM

QUIET ISM

REAL ISM

RIGHT ISM

RIGOR ISM

ROBOT ISM

ROWDY ISM

ROYAL ISM

RURAL ISM

SEISM ISM

SEX ISM

SLUM ISM

SOLAR ISM

SOPH ISM

STAT ISM

STOIC ISM

TACH ISM

THE ISM

TITAN ISM

TOADY ISM

TOKEN ISM

TOTAL ISM

TOTEM ISM

TOUR ISM

TRIAD ISM

TROP ISM

TSAR ISM

TZAR ISM

ULTRA ISM

UNION ISM

URBAN ISM

VEGAN ISM

VITAL ISM

VOCAL ISM

VOLTA ISM

YAHOO ISM

Okay, okay! Enough with the Scrabbisms!

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