Scrabble Word ate, Words With Friends score & ATE definition

ate is a Scrabble word, ate uses Three letters.
Scrabble point value for ate Three points.
Words with Friends point value for ate: Three points.

Below are the results of unscrambling ate. We found a total of 11 words by unscrambling the letters in ate. We unscrambled the letters to create a list of all the words found in Scrabble for ate, Words with Friends, and Text Twist. Click these words to get how many point that word worth, their definitions, and all the other words that can be made by unscrambling the letters from these words. If one or more words can be unscrambled with all the letters entered plus one new letter, then they will also be displayed.

3 letter words made by unscrambling the letters in ate

aet 3 eat 3 eta 3 tae 3 tea 3

2 letter words made by unscrambling the letters in ate

ae 2 at 2 ea 2 et 2 ta 2 te 2

Definitions of ate


  1. the past tense of eat


  1. (Greek mythology ) a goddess who makes men blind so that they will blunder into guilty acts


  1. to take into the mouth and swallow (food, etc), esp after biting and chewing
  2. (transitive; often followed by away or up) to destroy as if by eating   ⇒ the damp had eaten away the woodwork
  3. (often followed by into) to use up or waste   ⇒ taxes ate into his inheritance
  4. often foll by into or through to make (a hole, passage, etc) by eating or gnawing   ⇒ rats ate through the floor
  5. to take or have (a meal or meals)   ⇒ we always eat at six
  6. (transitive) to include as part of one's diet   ⇒ he doesn't eat fish
  7. (transitive) (informal ) to cause to worry; make anxious   ⇒ what's eating you?
  8. (transitive) (slang ) to perform cunnilingus or fellatio upon
  9. See I'll eat my hat if
  10. See eat one's heart out
  11. See eat one's words
  12. See eat out of someone's hand
  13. See eat someone out of house and home


  1. (forming adjectives) possessing; having the appearance or characteristics of   ⇒ fortunate , palmate , Latinate
  2. (forming nouns) a chemical compound, esp a salt or ester of an acid   ⇒ carbonate , stearate
  3. (forming nouns) the product of a process   ⇒ condensate
  4. forming verbs from nouns and adjectives   ⇒ hyphenate , rusticate

suffix forming nouns

  1. denoting office, rank, or a group having a certain function   ⇒ episcopate , electorate