3-Letter Word Fragments

The word fragments below are sets of 3 letters which are part of many other words.

For instance, the 3-letter groups found in the most words are ING, followed by ERS and TER.

When looking for words on a rack of letters, organizing sets of them into these fragments can help to uncover high-scoring words in many word games.

Fortunately, The Word Trainer has a number of learning tools to facilitate this process.

ING

4804 words: AAHING - ABASHING - ABASING - ABATING - ABDUCING - ABETTING - ABIDING - ABJURING - ABLATING - ABLINGS ...

ERS

2813 words: ABASERS - ABATERS - ABETTERS - ABIDERS - ABJURERS - ABORTERS - ABRADERS - ABUSERS - ABUTTERS - ACCEDERS ...

TER

1633 words: ABATER - ABATERS - ABETTER - ABETTERS - ABORTER - ABORTERS - ABRUPTER - ABSENTER - ABSTERGE - ABUTTER ...

IES

1503 words: ABBACIES - ACCIDIES - ACHIEST - ACUITIES - AERIES - AERIEST - AERIFIES - AGENCIES - AGGIES - AGONIES ...

EST

1495 words: ABLEST - ACERBEST - ACHIEST - ACQUEST - ACQUESTS - ACRIDEST - ACUTEST - ADDREST - ADEPTEST - AERIEST ...

ATE

1377 words: ABATE - ABATED - ABATER - ABATERS - ABATES - ABDICATE - ABLATE - ABLATED - ABLATES - ABLEGATE ...

IER

1239 words: ACHIER - ACIERATE - AERIER - AIRIER - ANGRIER - ANTSIER - APPLIER - APPLIERS - ARGUFIER - ARTIER ...

LES

1236 words: ABELES - ABLES - ABLEST - ADDLES - AEDILES - AGELESS - AIDLESS - AIMLESS - AIRHOLES - AIRLESS ...

LIN

1160 words: ABLINGS - ABLINS - ACAULINE - ACLINIC - ADDLING - AIBLINS - AILING - AIRLINE - AIRLINER - AIRLINES ...

INE

1069 words: ACARINE - ACARINES - ACAULINE - ACHINESS - ACRIDINE - ADENINE - ADENINES - ADJOINED - AEDINE - AFFINE ...

TED

1016 words: ABATED - ABDUCTED - ABETTED - ABLATED - ABLUTED - ABORTED - ABSENTED - ABUTTED - ACCENTED - ACCEPTED ...

RES

939 words: ABJURES - ACQUIRES - ACRES - ACTRESS - ACTRESSY - ADDRESS - ADDREST - ADHERES - ADJURES - ADMIRES ...

TIN

927 words: ABATING - ABETTING - ABLATING - ABORTING - ABUTTING - ACETIN - ACETINS - ACTIN - ACTINAL - ACTING ...

LED

915 words: ABLED - ABSEILED - ADDLED - AILED - AISLED - AMBLED - ANELED - ANGELED - ANGLED - ANKLED ...

VER

889 words: ABSOLVER - ACHIEVER - ADVERB - ADVERBS - ADVERSE - ADVERT - ADVERTED - ADVERTS - AIVER - AIVERS ...

ESS

876 words: ABBESS - ABBESSES - ABSCESS - ACCESS - ACCESSED - ACCESSES - ACHINESS - ACIDNESS - ACTRESS - ACTRESSY ...

CHE

873 words: ACHED - ACHENE - ACHENES - ACHENIAL - ACHES - AFFICHE - AFFICHES - AIRCHECK - AITCHES - ALCHEMIC ...

LER

849 words: ABLER - AILERON - AILERONS - ALERT - ALERTED - ALERTER - ALERTEST - ALERTING - ALERTLY - ALERTS ...

RED

849 words: ABHORRED - ABJURED - ACCREDIT - ACQUIRED - ACRED - ADHERED - ADJURED - ADMIRED - ADORED - AFEARED ...

BLE

846 words: ABATABLE - ABLED - ABLEGATE - ABLER - ABLES - ABLEST - ABUBBLE - ABUSABLE - ACTABLE - ADDABLE ...

OUT

843 words: ABOUT - ACCOUTER - ACCOUTRE - AGOUTI - AGOUTIES - AGOUTIS - AGOUTY - BACKOUT - BACKOUTS - BADMOUTH ...

NES

827 words: ABALONES - ACARINES - ACETONES - ACHENES - ACHINESS - ACIDNESS - ACNES - ADENINES - AFFINES - AGEDNESS ...

ENT

819 words: ABDUCENT - ABETMENT - ABLUENT - ABLUENTS - ABSENT - ABSENTED - ABSENTEE - ABSENTER - ABSENTLY - ABSENTS ...

SES

812 words: ABACUSES - ABASES - ABATISES - ABBESSES - ABIOSES - ABSCISES - ABUSES - ABYSSES - ACCESSES - ACCUSES ...

STE

799 words: ABSTERGE - ACCOSTED - ADJUSTED - ADJUSTER - AGISTED - ARRESTED - ARRESTEE - ARRESTER - ARTISTE - ARTISTES ...

ANT

781 words: ABERRANT - ABEYANT - ABRADANT - ABSONANT - ABUNDANT - ACANTHI - ACANTHUS - ACCUSANT - ADAMANT - ADAMANTS ...

IST

779 words: ACTIVIST - AGEIST - AGEISTS - AGIST - AGISTED - AGISTING - AGISTS - AGONIST - AGONISTS - ALARMIST ...

PER

779 words: ABAMPERE - AMPERAGE - AMPERE - AMPERES - APERCU - APERCUS - APERIENT - APERIES - APERITIF - APERS ...

ALL

743 words: ABORALLY - ACTUALLY - AERIALLY - AGALLOCH - ALLANITE - ALLAY - ALLAYED - ALLAYER - ALLAYERS - ALLAYING ...

DER

730 words: ABIDER - ABIDERS - ABRADER - ABRADERS - ABRAIDER - ABSURDER - ACCEDER - ACCEDERS - ACCORDER - ACRIDER ...

TES

695 words: ABATES - ABLATES - ACCRETES - ACETATES - ACHIOTES - ACOLYTES - ACONITES - ACTUATES - ACUTES - ACUTEST ...

RIN

693 words: ABJURING - ACARINE - ACARINES - ADHERING - ADJURING - ADMIRING - ADORING - AEQUORIN - AIRINESS - AIRING ...

ERE

678 words: ABAMPERE - ADHERE - ADHERED - ADHEREND - ADHERENT - ADHERER - ADHERERS - ADHERES - AFFERENT - ALTERED ...

HER

673 words: ADHERE - ADHERED - ADHEREND - ADHERENT - ADHERER - ADHERERS - ADHERES - ADHERING - AETHER - AETHERIC ...

AGE

662 words: ACREAGE - ACREAGES - ADAGE - ADAGES - AGEDLY - AGEDNESS - AGEING - AGEINGS - AGEISM - AGEISMS ...

INS

662 words: ABLINS - ABSTAINS - ACETINS - ACRASINS - ACTINS - ACYLOINS - ADJOINS - AGAINST - AIBLINS - AINSELL ...

ITE

624 words: ABOITEAU - ACONITE - ACONITES - ADAMSITE - ADROITER - AEROLITE - ALBITE - ALBITES - ALLANITE - ALUNITE ...

ONS

615 words: ABANDONS - ACTINONS - ACTIONS - AEONS - AGLYCONS - AGONS - AILERONS - ALATIONS - ALENCONS - ALEURONS ...

TIC

615 words: ABIOTIC - ACETIC - ACIDOTIC - ACMATIC - ACONITIC - ACOUSTIC - ACROSTIC - ACROTIC - AGENETIC - AGNATIC ...

ISH

609 words: ABOLISH - ACTORISH - ADMONISH - AGUISH - AGUISHLY - ANGUISH - ANTISHIP - APISH - APISHLY - ASPISH ...

ILL

601 words: ACHILLEA - AIGUILLE - ANCILLA - ANCILLAE - ANCILLAS - ANTHILL - ANTHILLS - ANTIPILL - ANVILLED - ARILLATE ...

AND

592 words: ABANDON - ABANDONS - ALAND - ALANDS - AMANDINE - ANDANTE - ANDANTES - ANDESITE - ANDESYTE - ANDIRON ...

PIN

590 words: ALPINE - ALPINELY - ALPINES - ALPINISM - ALPINIST - APING - ATROPIN - ATROPINE - ATROPINS - BACKSPIN ...

MAN

583 words: ADAMANCE - ADAMANCY - ADAMANT - ADAMANTS - ADMAN - AIDMAN - AIRMAN - AIRWOMAN - ALDERMAN - ALMANAC ...

OVE

582 words: ABOVE - ABOVES - ALCOVE - ALCOVED - ALCOVES - ALLOVER - ALLOVERS - APPROVE - APPROVED - APPROVER ...

STA

576 words: ABSTAIN - ABSTAINS - AEROSTAT - AGRESTAL - ANTISTAT - APOSTACY - APOSTASY - APOSTATE - APPESTAT - ARISTA ...

KIN

569 words: ALKINE - ALKINES - ANTIKING - ARCKING - ASKING - ASKINGS - AWAKING - BACKING - BACKINGS - BAKING ...

TTE

564 words: ABETTED - ABETTER - ABETTERS - ABUTTED - ABUTTER - ABUTTERS - ADMITTED - ADMITTER - AFLUTTER - AGLITTER ...

KER

554 words: ANKERITE - ASKER - ASKERS - ATTACKER - BACKER - BACKERS - BAKER - BAKERIES - BAKERS - BAKERY ...

NER

549 words: ADORNER - ADORNERS - AGINNER - AGINNERS - AIRLINER - ALIENER - ALIENERS - ALIGNER - ALIGNERS - ALINER ...

LLE

548 words: ACHILLEA - AIGUILLE - ALLEE - ALLEES - ALLEGE - ALLEGED - ALLEGER - ALLEGERS - ALLEGES - ALLEGING ...

ONE

542 words: ABALONE - ABALONES - ACETONE - ACETONES - AGLYCONE - AGONE - AGONES - ALEURONE - ALMONER - ALMONERS ...

MIN

533 words: ABDOMINA - ADEEMING - AGMINATE - AGNOMINA - AIMING - ALARMING - ALBUMIN - ALBUMINS - ALUMIN - ALUMINA ...

OUS

531 words: ACAJOUS - ACARPOUS - ACAULOUS - ACEROUS - ACETOUS - ACINOUS - ACOUSTIC - ADIPOUS - ADUNCOUS - AENEOUS ...

NGS

529 words: ABLINGS - ACTINGS - AGEINGS - AGINGS - AIRINGS - AMONGST - ANGLINGS - ANGST - ANGSTROM - ANGSTS ...

MEN

527 words: ABDOMEN - ABDOMENS - ABETMENT - ABUTMENT - ACUMEN - ACUMENS - ADMEN - AGNOMEN - AGNOMENS - AIDMEN ...

SHE

526 words: ABASHED - ABASHES - AIRSHED - AIRSHEDS - AMBUSHED - AMBUSHER - AMBUSHES - ANKUSHES - ASHED - ASHEN ...

ACK

524 words: ABACK - ACKEE - ACKEES - ALACK - AMTRACK - AMTRACKS - ARRACK - ARRACKS - ATTACK - ATTACKED ...

AST

521 words: ABREAST - AGHAST - ALASTOR - ALASTORS - ANTEPAST - APLASTIC - ASTASIA - ASTASIAS - ASTATIC - ASTATINE ...

MIS

521 words: ALARMISM - ALARMIST - AMISS - ANIMIS - ANIMISM - ANIMISMS - ANIMIST - ANIMISTS - ATOMISE - ATOMISED ...

REA

516 words: ABREACT - ABREACTS - ABREAST - ACREAGE - ACREAGES - ALREADY - ARBOREAL - AREAE - AREAL - AREALLY ...

ISE

515 words: ABATISES - ABSCISE - ABSCISED - ABSCISES - ADONISES - ADVISE - ADVISED - ADVISEE - ADVISEES - ADVISER ...

STI

513 words: ACOUSTIC - ACROSTIC - AESTIVAL - AGISTING - AGNOSTIC - AGRESTIC - AMNESTIC - AORISTIC - APLASTIC - APOSTIL ...

ABL

512 words: ABATABLE - ABLATE - ABLATED - ABLATES - ABLATING - ABLATION - ABLATIVE - ABLAUT - ABLAUTS - ABLAZE ...

ARD

509 words: AARDVARK - AARDWOLF - ABOARD - AFEARD - AIRWARD - ARDEB - ARDEBS - ARDENCY - ARDENT - ARDENTLY ...

TRA

509 words: ABSTRACT - AMTRAC - AMTRACK - AMTRACKS - AMTRACS - ANTRA - ANTRAL - ARBITRAL - ASHTRAY - ASHTRAYS ...

TRI

504 words: ABSTRICT - ACENTRIC - AIRSTRIP - ANESTRI - ASTRICT - ASTRICTS - ASTRIDE - ASTRINGE - ATRIA - ATRIAL ...

ERI

502 words: ADHERING - AERIAL - AERIALLY - AERIALS - AERIE - AERIED - AERIER - AERIES - AERIEST - AERIFIED ...

TOR

501 words: ABATOR - ABATORS - ABDUCTOR - ABETTOR - ABETTORS - ACCENTOR - ACCEPTOR - ACTOR - ACTORISH - ACTORS ...

CHI

496 words: ABRACHIA - ACHIER - ACHIEST - ACHIEVE - ACHIEVED - ACHIEVER - ACHIEVES - ACHILLEA - ACHINESS - ACHING ...

THE

493 words: ABSINTHE - AESTHETE - AETHER - AETHERIC - AETHERS - AIRTHED - ALTHEA - ALTHEAS - ANATHEMA - ANOTHER ...

IDE

489 words: ABIDE - ABIDED - ABIDER - ABIDERS - ABIDES - ABOIDEAU - ABRAIDED - ABRAIDER - ACCIDENT - ACIDEMIA ...

ION

488 words: ABLATION - ABLUTION - ABORTION - ABRASION - ACROMION - ACTION - ACTIONS - ADAPTION - ADDITION - ADHESION ...

RAN

488 words: ABERRANT - ALTERANT - AMARANTH - ANURAN - ANURANS - ARANEID - ARANEIDS - ARRANGE - ARRANGED - ARRANGER ...

ARI

487 words: ACARI - ACARID - ACARIDAN - ACARIDS - ACARINE - ACARINES - ADULARIA - AGARIC - AGARICS - AGRARIAN ...

CAR

487 words: ACARI - ACARID - ACARIDAN - ACARIDS - ACARINE - ACARINES - ACAROID - ACARPOUS - ACARUS - ANTICAR ...

ELL

484 words: AINSELL - AINSELLS - AMARELLE - APPELLEE - APPELLOR - AVELLAN - AVELLANE - BARBELL - BARBELLS - BARGELLO ...

URE

479 words: ABJURE - ABJURED - ABJURER - ABJURERS - ABJURES - ADJURE - ADJURED - ADJURER - ADJURERS - ADJURES ...

ALI

477 words: AALII - AALIIS - ALIAS - ALIASES - ALIBI - ALIBIED - ALIBIES - ALIBIING - ALIBIS - ALIBLE ...

ENS

477 words: ABDOMENS - ABDUCENS - ACROGENS - ACUMENS - AGNOMENS - ALBUMENS - ALIENS - AMENS - ANENST - ANTIGENS ...

ATI

473 words: ABATING - ABATIS - ABATISES - ABBATIAL - ABLATING - ABLATION - ABLATIVE - ACMATIC - ADNATION - AERATING ...

SER

471 words: ABASER - ABASERS - ABUSER - ABUSERS - ACCUSER - ACCUSERS - ADVISER - ADVISERS - AMASSER - AMASSERS ...

GER

469 words: ABRIDGER - AGERATUM - AGERS - AGGER - AGGERS - ALGERINE - ALLEGER - ALLEGERS - ANGER - ANGERED ...

OSE

467 words: ABIOSES - ACAULOSE - ACEROSE - ACETOSE - ACIDOSES - ACINOSE - ADENOSES - ADIPOSE - ADIPOSES - AGAROSE ...

RIE

466 words: AERIE - AERIED - AERIER - AERIES - AERIEST - AGGRIEVE - AIRIER - AIRIEST - AMBARIES - AMBERIES ...

LAN

461 words: AIRPLANE - ALAND - ALANDS - ALANE - ALANG - ALANIN - ALANINE - ALANINES - ALANINS - ALANS ...

CHA

460 words: ARCHAIC - ARCHAISE - ARCHAISM - ARCHAIST - ARCHAIZE - ARMCHAIR - BACCHANT - BACKCHAT - BARCHAN - BARCHANS ...

CAL

458 words: ABAPICAL - ACALEPH - ACALEPHE - ACALEPHS - ALCALDE - ALCALDES - ALOGICAL - APICAL - APICALLY - APICALS ...

ETS

457 words: ABETS - AFREETS - AGLETS - AIGLETS - AIGRETS - ALKANETS - AMULETS - ANKLETS - ANNULETS - ARMETS ...

LAT

456 words: ABLATE - ABLATED - ABLATES - ABLATING - ABLATION - ABLATIVE - ACRYLATE - ACYLATE - ACYLATED - ACYLATES ...

NED

456 words: ACNED - ADJOINED - ADORNED - AFFINED - ALIENED - ALIGNED - ALINED - APRONED - ASSIGNED - ATONED ...

RAT

454 words: ACCURATE - ACERATE - ACERATED - ACIERATE - AERATE - AERATED - AERATES - AERATING - AERATION - AERATOR ...

HES

451 words: ABASHES - ACHES - ADHESION - ADHESIVE - AFFICHES - AITCHES - ALCAHEST - ALKAHEST - AMBUSHES - ANKUSHES ...

IVE

447 words: ABLATIVE - ABORTIVE - ABRASIVE - ABUSIVE - ACTIVE - ACTIVELY - ACTIVES - ADAPTIVE - ADDITIVE - ADHESIVE ...

ONI

447 words: ACETONIC - ACONITE - ACONITES - ACONITIC - ACONITUM - ACRONIC - ADMONISH - ADONIS - ADONISES - AEONIAN ...

MER

446 words: AFFIRMER - AGLIMMER - AIMER - AIMERS - AMERCE - AMERCED - AMERCER - AMERCERS - AMERCES - AMERCING ...

ICK

444 words: AIRSICK - ANTICK - ANTICKED - ANTICKS - BALDRICK - BEDTICK - BEDTICKS - BENEDICK - BICKER - BICKERED ...

EAR

443 words: AFEARD - AFEARED - ANEAR - ANEARED - ANEARING - ANEARS - ANTBEAR - ANTBEARS - ANTIWEAR - APPEAR ...

STR

439 words: ABSTRACT - ABSTRICT - ABSTRUSE - AIRSTRIP - ANCESTRY - ANESTRI - ANESTRUS - ANGSTROM - ARTISTRY - ASTRAGAL ...

PRE

437 words: APRES - BESPREAD - BESPRENT - COMPRESS - COPREMIA - COPREMIC - CUPREOUS - CYPRES - CYPRESES - CYPRESS ...


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