6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use cancer as a noun in a sentence.
About Cancer
A 2 syllables noun and 6 letters with the letters a, c, e, n, and r, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters nc. Cancer starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters c, ca, can, canc, cance, and the ending characters are r, er, cer, ncer, ancer, ..
Type genus of the family Cancridae
Compound Words
A compound word, cancer has more than one word within it. There's 2 words which are can, and cer.
Is cancer a scrabble word? A 10 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Cancer in Pig Latin is said as "ancercay or ancercway".
c | a | n | c | e | r
ca | an | nc | ce | er
can | anc | nce | cer
canc | ance | ncer
Word Gram
Noun Examples
type genus of the family Cancridae
the fourth sign of the zodiac;
the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
a small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere;
between Leo and Gemini
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in cancer
any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division;
it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Cancer"

There are 68 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to cancer.

Appendagea part that is joined to something larger
Benign Tumor
Benign Tumour
Birthmarka blemish on the skin formed before birth
Blasta long and hard-hit fly ball
Blightany plant disease resulting in withering without rotting
Blightera boy or man
"that chap is your host"
"there''s a fellow at the door"
"he''s a likable cuss"
Buncombeunacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
Bunka bed on a ship or train
usually in tiers
Bunkumunacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

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There are 1 anagrams from cancer.

Anagram Definition
Cancertype genus of the family Cancridae

View English words with the unique letters used in cancer. Words With The Letters Acenr


Cancer has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Arthropod Genus


There are 2 member direct meronyms for the word cancer

Word Definition
Cancridaemany of the best known edible crabs
Family Cancridae

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word cancer.

Is cancer a scrabble word or can you use cancer in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 306598 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 432303 games. This 6 letter 10 point scrabble word can be rearranged 360 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, c, e, n, and r? There's 44 with 8 letters or less with the letters a, c, e, n, and r. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Entrance (8 letters) 10 13 entrance
Cesarean (8 letters) 10 12 canarese
Canter (6 letters) 8 10 canter
Careen (6 letters) 8 10 careen
Cancer (6 letters) 10 13 cancer
Crane (5 letters) 7 9 crane
Cannery (7 letters) 12 +2 14 +1 cannery
Casern (6 letters) 8 10 casern
Scanner (7 letters) 9 12 acennrs
Errancy (7 letters) 12 +2 13 acenrry
Ancestry (8 letters) 13 +3 14 +1 ancestry
Trance (6 letters) 8 10 canter
Nancere (7 letters) 9 12 aceennr
Nectar (6 letters) 8 10 canter
Cavern (6 letters) 11 +1 14 +1 craven
Centaur (7 letters) 9 12 centaur
Canarese (8 letters) 10 12 canarese
Cretan (6 letters) 8 10 canter
Etruscan (8 letters) 10 13 etruscan
Recusant (8 letters) 10 13 etruscan
Recreant (8 letters) 10 12 recreant
Craven (6 letters) 11 +1 14 +1 craven
Saracen (7 letters) 9 11 saracen
Nectary (7 letters) 12 +2 13 nectary
Centaury (8 letters) 13 +3 15 +2 acenrtuy


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