Hook Words

Hook words in Scrabble (R) are words which can be formed from another word by adding a single letter at either the beginning or the end.

What is a “Hook Word”? What does it mean “Hook” on word games?

The hooking basically refers the act of attaching letters to the word that is already on the board. The fastest way is thru form a plural word out of a singular one.

For example, you can easily transform the word "HOOK" in to "HOOKS". Now the word "HOOKS" has an "HOOKED" letter "S", there you go, a hooked word.

But if you want to win that game with agaist your friend you need to create a second new word. In order to achive a greater score.

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