8-letter words starting with a

  • a bit of — rather
  • a cheval — (of a bet, esp in roulette) made on two adjacent numbers, cards, etc
  • a droite — to the right.
  • a gauche — on or to the left-hand side.
  • a into g — arse into gear (esp in the phrase get your A into G)
  • a little — small in size; not big; not large; tiny: a little desk in the corner of the room.
  • a priori — An a priori argument, reason, or probability is based on an assumed principle or fact, rather than on actual observed facts.
  • a shares — those ordinary shares in a company which carry restricted voting rights or other restrictions
  • a stroke — a small amount of work
  • a supply — a battery or other source of power for heating the filament or cathode heater of an electron tube.
  • a trifle — You can use a trifle to mean slightly or to a small extent, especially in order to make something you say seem less extreme.
  • a-plenty — in sufficient quantity; in generous amounts (usually used following the noun it modifies): He had troubles aplenty.
  • a-sample — the primary urine or blood sample used in doping tests in professional sports; if the A-sample tests positive, the B-sample is tested to confirm or invalidate the results
  • a-v node — atrioventricular node.
  • a/b test — Digital Technology. a comparison of two or more versions of a web page or app in simultaneous use to assess which is the optimized version for achieving a specified design goal or performance metric.
  • a2 level — the second part of an A-level course, taken after the AS level examination
  • aalesund — a seaport in W Norway.
  • aardvark — a nocturnal mammal, Orycteropus afer, the sole member of its family (Orycteropodidae) and order (Tubulidentata). It inhabits the grasslands of Africa, has long ears and snout, and feeds on termites
  • aardwolf — a nocturnal mammal, Proteles cristatus, that inhabits the plains of southern Africa and feeds on termites and insect larvae: family Hyaenidae (hyenas), order Carnivora (carnivores)
  • aaronite — one of the priestly descendants of Aaron.
  • aasvogel — a South African vulture
  • ab extra — from the outside.
  • ab intra — from within
  • abaculus — abaciscus.
  • abacuses — Plural form of abacus.
  • abailardPierre [pyer] /pyɛr/ (Show IPA), Abélard.
  • abalones — a large mollusk of the genus Haliotis, having a bowllike shell bearing a row of respiratory holes, the flesh of which is used for food and the shell for ornament and as a source of mother-of-pearl.
  • abampere — the cgs unit of current in the electromagnetic system; the constant current that, when flowing through two parallel straight infinitely long conductors 1 centimetre apart, will produce a force between them of 2 dynes per centimetre: equivalent to 10 amperes
  • abandons — Plural form of abandon.
  • abapical — away from or opposite the apex
  • abasedly — in an abased manner
  • abashing — Present participle of abash.
  • abastard — To abastardize. (Attested from the early 17th century until the mid 17th century.).
  • abatable — able to be abated
  • abatjour — A skylight or other device whose purpose it is to direct light into a room.
  • abattage — the slaughter of animals, especially the slaughter of diseased animals to prevent the infection of others.
  • abattoir — An abattoir is a place where animals are killed in order to provide meat.
  • abatures — Plural form of abature.
  • abbacies — Plural form of abbacy.
  • abbassid — a member of the dynasty of caliphs that ruled Baghdad ( a.d. 750-1258) and claimed descent from Mohammed's uncle, Abbas
  • abbatial — of or relating to an abbot, abbess, or abbey
  • abbesses — Plural form of abbess.
  • abc soil — a vertical section of soil made up of three distinct layers: the top layer (A-horizon) is mostly humus, the middle layer (B-horizon) is of clay and oxidized material, and the bottom layer (C-horizon) consists of loose rock and other mineral materials
  • abdicant — a person who abdicates
  • abdicate — If a king or queen abdicates, he or she gives up being king or queen.
  • abdomens — Plural form of abdomen.
  • abdomina — Plural form of abdomen.
  • abducens — abducens nerve.
  • abducent — (of a muscle) abducting
  • abducing — Present participle of abduce.

On this page, we collect all 8-letter words starting with letter A. It’s easy to find right word with a certain length. It is the easiest way to find 8-letter word that beginning with A to use in Scrabble or Crossword puzzles.

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