# Definition of aperture

## "aperture" in the noun sense

### 1. aperture

a device that controls amount of light admitted

### 2. aperture

a natural opening in something

### 3. aperture

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.

# Quotations for aperture

Fancy restrained may be compared to a fountain, which plays highest by diminishing the aperture. [ Goldsmith ]

# aperture in Scrabble®

The word aperture is playable in Scrabble®, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

APERTURE
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APERTURE
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## Seven Letter Word Alert: (3 words)

epurate, rapture, taperer

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TARP
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PERTER
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PATE
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# aperture in Words With Friends™

The word aperture is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

EPURATE
(98 = 63 + 35)
RAPTURE
(98 = 63 + 35)

## Seven Letter Word Alert: (3 words)

epurate, rapture, taperer

APERTURE
(84)
APERTURE
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APERTURE
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APERTURE
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EPURATE
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RAPTURE
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TAPERER
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APERTURE
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RAPTURE
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EPURATE
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APERTURE
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RAPTURE
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EPURATE
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REPUTE
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EPURATE
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REAPER
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PERTER
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PRATER
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REPUTE
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TAUPE
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APERTURE
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RETAP
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PURE
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APERTURE
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UPREAR
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APERTURE
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EPURATE
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PETER
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REPUTE
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APTER
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TAPERER
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# Word Growth involving aperture

pe ape aper

pe per aper

pe per pert

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## Longer words containing aperture

apertures multiapertures

multiaperture multiapertured

multiaperture multiapertures