Words that start with C

The points of the letter C

The letter C has a medium-low point value. Like all other letters, placing C on certain squares on the game board can increase its point value.

Placing C on a double letter score (DL) square will double its point value for that turn. Placing it on a triple letter score (TL) square will triple its point value. Always try to go for these squares!

A lot of different options

The letter C is a versatile letter that can be used as both a consonant and, in some cases, a part of consonant blends. It appears in a wide range of common English words, offering numerous opportunities for word formation.

There are a lot of common words that start with C. Examples include "can", "come", "could", "call", "car", "cat", "cup", "cut", "cold", "city", "coat", "cry", "close", and many more. Having a solid grasp of these words can help you quickly form words during gameplay.

C often serves as a prefix or suffix in many words, providing opportunities to extend your plays and create longer words. Look for opportunities to attach it to other letters to form words like "change", "clean", "cloud", "carry", "camp", "clip", "crisp", "climb", and "cross".

Play strategic with starting with C

Consider the placement of the letter C on the game board to maximize your scoring potential. Look for premium squares, such as double or triple letter score squares, to increase the point value of words containing C.

Maintain a balanced rack of tiles that includes a mix of vowels and consonants, including other high-value letters. This will increase your chances of forming words with C and utilizing it effectively in your plays.

Pay attention to your opponents' moves and anticipate their potential plays involving C. Be prepared to block or occupy key spaces on the game board to prevent them from capitalizing on high-scoring opportunities.

If you're unable to form a high-scoring word with the letter C, consider playing shorter words strategically to open up opportunities for future turns. Don't be afraid to adapt your strategy based on the changing dynamics of the game.

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In this case there are 24783 words in total that start with C. There are 50 3-letter words that start with C. The 3-letter words with the highest scores on Scrabble are: cly , cry and cox . The words with the highest scores on Words with Friends are: cuz , caz and coz .

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