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Anagrams - Glossary of Terms


Anagrams

An anagram is a word that comprises the same letters as another word.

Examples:

stop, tops, opts, pots and spot - all anagrams of each other
 
Interactive example:
 
I'll fix the stool when I get my tools back from your Dad. [show me the anagrams]
 
The longest single-word anagrams are:

hydroxydeoxycorticosterones and hydroxydesoxycorticosterone

The longest non-scientific single-word anagrams are:

conversationalists and conservationalists
 
Associated pages:
 
Glossary of grammatical terms
 
 

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