missing words Word games
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VEGEboss at 2017-12-04
is possible to signal missing words in a dictionary?
and... how to add them?
William Fraser at 2017-12-04
In English games, they are using the SOWPODS list. I have never noticed any missing. Perhaps you have a misunderstanding about the rules (that happened to me more than once here).
I’m not sure what he is using for other languages.
gamesorry at 2017-12-04
I did find a few words missing. For example:
heroe: Obsolete form of hero. https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/heroe
William Fraser at 2017-12-04Return to forum
HEROE should be a valid word. I do not believe that the others are playable in Scrabble. In any case, there are not in the SOWPODS list:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collins_Scrabble_Wordsgamesorry at 2017-12-04
BTW, I was unable to play HEROE at the end of this game:
That’s how I found it’s missingWilliam Fraser at 2017-12-05
Hmmm..... I must admit to being confused. I would have thought it would have been playable. Did you ask Richard?gamesorry at 2017-12-05
Just asked Richard regarding the valid words and hopefully he can answer the question :)TheTible ★ at 2018-07-02
Was there an answer to your question?jytou ★ at 2019-12-08
In the Spanish version, there are a lot of missing words. I have sent a message to Richard but haven’t heard from him in return so far. It is very frustrating to find good words just to realize that they are not accepted...
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