7 Letters
4 Consonants
3 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use instead as a adverb in a sentence.
About Instead
A 2 syllables adverb and 7 letters with the letters a, d, e, i, n, s, and t, 4 consonants, 3 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter t. Instead starts with a vowel and ends in a consonant with the starting letters i, in, ins, inst, inste, and the ending characters are d, ad, ead, tead, stead, ..
In place of, or as an alternative to; "Felix became a herpetologist instead"; "alternatively we could buy a used car"
Middle English
Compound Words
A compound word, instead has more than one word within it. There's 2 words which are inst, and ead.
School Grade
Instead is set as a grade three word that starts with i, ends with d, 2 syllables, 3 vowels and 7 letters.
Is instead a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Instead in Pig Latin is said as "insteaday or insteadway".
i | n | s | t | e | a | d
in | ns | st | te | ea | ad
ins | nst | ste | tea | ead
inst | nste | stea | tead
Word Gram
Adverb Examples
in place of, or as an alternative to;
"Felix became a herpetologist instead";
"alternatively we could buy a used car"
on the contrary;
"rather than disappoint the children, he did two quick tricks before he left";
"he didn't call;
rather (or instead), he wrote her a letter";
"used English terms instead of Latin ones"


There are 3 anagrams from instead.

Anagram Definition
Stainedespecially of reputation
"the senator''s seriously damaged reputation"
"a flyblown reputation"
"a tarnished reputation"
"inherited a spotted name"
Saintedmarked by utter benignity
resembling or befitting an angel or saint
"angelic benificence"
"a beatific smile"
"a saintly concern for his fellow men"
"my sainted mother"
Insteadin place of, or as an alternative to
"Felix became a herpetologist instead"
"alternatively we could buy a used car"

View English words with the unique letters used in instead. Words With The Letters Adeinst


2 pertainyms available for the word instead

Word Definition
Alternativeone of a number of things from which only one can be chosen;
"what option did I have?";
"there no other alternative";
"my only choice is to refuse"
Mutually Exclusive

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 instead.

Is instead a scrabble word or can you use instead in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 28591 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 25938 games. This 7 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 5,040 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, d, e, i, n, s, and t? There's 13 with 9 letters or less with the letters a, d, e, i, n, s, and t. Here is a list of 13 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Staidness (9 letters) 10 +2 11 +2 adeinssst
Adventist (9 letters) 13 +5 15 +6 adventist
East Wind (9 letters)
Adenitis (8 letters) 9 +1 10 +1 adenitis
Andesite (8 letters) 9 +1 10 +1 andesite
Stained (7 letters) 8 9 instead
Unstained (9 letters) 10 +2 13 +4 adeinnstu
Sustained (9 letters) 10 +2 12 +3 sustained
Sainted (7 letters) 8 9 instead
Sanitized (9 letters) 19 +11 20 +11 adeiinstz
Sanitised (9 letters) 10 +2 11 +2 sanitised
Instead (7 letters) 8 9 instead
Destinate (9 letters) 10 +2 11 +2 adeeinstt


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