Wordament Snap Attack’s two-letter words

One of the key strategies in Snap Attack is to build two-letter words. Lots of them. So, you need to know your two letter words to be a terrific player. Below, are the legal two letter words accepted by Snap Attack in each puzzle language we support. Because we are native English speakers, we added definitions for each of the two-letter words.

UPDATE: Thanks to the help of our terrific community of players, we now have definitions in Spanish, French, Italian, and Finnish! We will get these edited and up here soon!

English

  • aa – volcanic rock: solidified lava with a rough jagged surface and sharp angular features
  • ab – abdominal muscle
  • ad – an advertisement
  • ae – one: a single
  • ag – informal term for agriculture
  • ah – expressing emotion: used to express emotions ranging from blissful contentment to acute discomfort to disgust, depending on the speaker’s tone of voice
  • ai – a three-toed sloth that lives in Brazil
  • al – a small tree found from India to Australia
  • am – present tense 1st singular of be
  • an – a form of “a”: used instead of “a,” the indefinite article, in front of words with an initial vowel sound
  • ar – the letter r
  • as – at time that: used to indicate that something happens at the same time as something else
  • at – used to indicate a location in space or time
  • aw – expressing feeling: used to express surprise, disappointment, or pity
  • ax – tool for cutting: a tool consisting of a flat heavy metal head with a sharpened edge attached to a long handle, used to chop wood or fell trees
  • ay – archaic way to express assent
  • ba – part of the ancient Egyptian concept of the soul
  • be – a verb representing existance or condition of a thing
  • bi – bisexual
  • bo – friendly form of address to a man or boy
  • by – past somebody or something in space: indicates movement past somebody or something, sometimes including a brief stop
  • de – from; of: used in French, Portuguese, and Spanish personal names.
  • do – take action: to take action in a situation in order to change it or solve a problem
  • ed – education
  • ef – the letter f
  • eh – Used to ask somebody to repeat something, as in “pardon me?”
  • el – an elevated railway
  • em – variable measure of type: a unit of measurement of print size, equal to the point size of the typeface being used
  • en – measure of printing width: a measure of printing width, half that of an em
  • er – expressing hesitation: used to express hesitation
  • es – the letter s
  • et – a regional conjugation of eat
  • ex – to strike out or eliminate
  • fa – syllable used in singing: a syllable that represents the fourth note in a scale when singing solfeggio.
  • fe – a variation of the 17th “pe” letter of the Hebrew alphabet
  • go – depart: to leave a place
  • ha – expressing various emotions: used to express surprise, triumph, scorn, or happiness, depending on the way the speaker says it
  • he – male not referred to by name: used to refer to a male person or animal that has been previously mentioned or whose identity is known
  • hi – a variation of the greeting hello
  • hm – a sound used to express hesitation or consideration
  • ho – a streetwalker
  • id – theoretical part of human psyche: in Freudian psychoanalytic theory, the part of the psyche that is unconscious and the source of primitive instinctive impulses and drives.
  • if – used in indirect questions: used in indirect speech to introduce a question that in direct speech requires the answer “yes” or “no”
  • I’m – Contracted form of “I am”
  • in – a preposition used to indicate inclusion
  • is – a conjugation of the verb be
  • it – indicating specific situation: used to refer to a situation just described, or to an unspecified or implied situation
  • jo – a Scottish word for sweetheart or darling
  • ka – soul of ancient Egyptian: in ancient Egypt, the soul of a dead person, said to be able to reside in a statue of that person after death
  • ki – variant spelling of the words qi or chi
  • la – the sixth tone of a diatonic musical scale
  • li – Chinese measurement: a traditional Chinese unit of distance, now standardized at 500 m547 yd
  • lo – look!: used to draw attention to something
  • ma – a mother
  • me – the speaker or writer: used to refer to the speaker or writer
  • mi – syllable used in singing: a syllable that represents the third note in a scale, used for singing solfeggio.
  • mm – a sound used to express satisfaction or enjoyment
  • mo – informal term for moment
  • mu – 12th letter of Greek alphabet: the 12th letter of the Greek alphabet, represented in the English alphabet as “m”
  • my – belonging to me: belonging or relating to the speaker
  • na – no
  • ne – birthname
  • no – indicating negative response: indicates a negative response, used to refuse, deny, or disagree with something
  • nu – 13th letter of the Greek alphabet
  • od – archaic oath
  • oe – Scottish word meaning grandchild
  • of – affected by action: used to indicate the person or thing affected by or performing an action
  • oh – used to express strong emotion: used to express a strong emotional reaction such as surprise, shock, pain, or extreme pleasure
  • oi – a British interjection used to express pain or dismay
  • om – a mantra
  • on – indicates position: used to indicate a position above and in contact with the surface of something else
  • op – a type of art
  • or – a conjunction used to connect words
  • os – mouth: a mouth or similar opening in an organism
  • ow – used to represent cry of pain: used to represent an involuntary expression of pain
  • ox – bovine draft animal: an adult castrated bull, sometimes used for pulling heavy loads and plows
  • oy – an interjection used to express grief or pain
  • pa – a father
  • pe – 17th letter of Hebrew alphabet: the 17th letter of the Hebrew alphabet, represented in the English alphabet as “p” or “f”
  • pi – 16th letter of Greek alphabet: the 16th letter of the Greek alphabet, represented in the English alphabet as “p”
  • qi – a life force or energy
  • re – syllable used in singing: a syllable that represents the second note in a scale when singing solfeggio.
  • sh – a sound used to request silence
  • si – syllable used to represent the seventh tone of a scale and sometimes for the tone B
  • so – in order that: introduces the reason for doing what has just been mentioned
  • ta – British interjection for thanks
  • ti – syllable used in singing: a syllable that represents the seventh note in a scale when singing solfeggio.
  • to – indicates direction: indicates the direction or destination of somebody or something
  • uh – grunting exclamation expressing surprise: used as the written form of a grunting exclamation made to express surprise or request something to be said again
  • um – representing hesitation in speech: a word used in writing to represent the kind of grunting sound that people make when they hesitate in speaking
  • un – one: a spelling of the pronoun “one” intended to reflect the way it is sometimes pronounced in informal speech
  • up – at higher level: in, at, or to a higher level or position
  • us – self and other or others: a pronoun used to refer to both yourself and another person or other people
  • ut – note C: the note C, equivalent to “do” in the solmization system
  • we – refers to speaker and others: used to refer to the speaker or writer and at least one other person
  • wo – an archaic interjection of distress or grief
  • xi – 14th letter of Greek alphabet: the 14th letter of the Greek alphabet, represented in the English alphabet as “x”
  • xu – subunit of Vietnamese currency: a subunit of Vietnamese currency
  • ya – you
  • ye – you
  • yo – greeting: used as a greeting or to get somebody’s attention
  • za – a pizza

Español

Thanks to Xbox player CaroEmperhazy for the definitions!

  • ad – prefijo. Indica dirección o proximidad. Adverso, adjunto.
  • ah – interjección.
  • aj – enfermedad habitual.
  • al – contracción: “a el”.
  • ar – interjección, usada en la milicia, para indicar que algo se realice.
  • as – primera carta de un mazo de naipes.
  • ax – enfermedad habitual.
  • ay – interjección para expresar dolor.
  • be – letra B.
  • bu – forma coloquial de referirse a los fantasmas, para asustar a los niños.
  • ca – conjunción de causalidad en desuso.
  • ce – letra C.
  • cu – letra Q.
  • cha – té.
  • che – letra CH.
  • cho – interjección para indicar extrañeza.
  • da – forma conjugada del verbo dar.
  • de – letra D.
  • di – forma conjugada del verbo dar.
  • do – primera nota de la escala musical.
  • ea – interjección, usada para estimular o animar.
  • eh – interjección, usada para llamar la atención.
  • el – artículo masculino.
  • en – preposición para indicar en qué lugar sucede algo.
  • es – forma conjugada der verbo ser.
  • et – y.
  • ex – anterior pareja.
  • fa – cuarta nota de la escala musical
  • fe – creencias en una religión.
  • fo – interjección para indicar rechazo.
  • fu – interjección para indicar desprecio.
  • ge – letra G.
  • ha – forma conjugada del verbo haber.
  • he – forma conjugada del verbo haber.
  • hi – hijo, hija.
  • id – forma imperativa del verbo ir.
  • in – prefijo, indica negación o privación. Inoportable.
  • ir – desplazarse hacia un lugar.
  • ja – interjección para manifestar la risa.
  • je – interjección para manifestar la risa.
  • ji – interjección para manifestar la risa.
  • ju – interjección para manifestar la risa.
  • la – sexta nota de la escala musical, y artículo femenino.
  • le – pronombre personal, tercera persona del singular.
  • lo – pronombre.
  • me – pronombre personal, primera persona del singular.
  • mi – tercera nota de la escala musical, y pronombre posesivo.
  • mu – interjección, utilizada para imitar el sonido de las vacas.
  • na – contracción. “en la”.
  • ne – ni.
  • ni – conjunción para coordinar frases que expresan negación. No leo ni escribo.
  • no – negación.
  • ña – forma reducida de “señora”.
  • ño – forma reducida de “señor”.
  • ñu – antílope de áfrica del sur, similar a un caballo pequeño con cabeza de toro.
  • oa – juego infantil que consiste en realizar distintas acciones mientras una pelota permanece en el aire.
  • oc – lengua de oc, occitano.
  • oh – interjección, usada para indicar sorpresa.
  • os – pronombre personal.
  • ox – interjección, usada para espantar pájaros.
  • pe – letra P.
  • pi – π. relación entre la longitud de una circunferencia y su diámetro.
  • pu – interjección para indicar desagrado.
  • re – segunda nota de la escala musical.
  • ro – interjección, usada frecuentemente repetida para dormir a los niños.
  • se – pronombre personal.
  • so – adverbio utilizado para enfatizar las cualidades del adjetivo o sustantivo que lo sigue.
  • – respuesta afirmativa
  • su – pronombre posesivo.
  • ta – forma reducida de “está”.
  • te – pronombre personal.
  • to – interjección, usada para llamar a un perro.
  • tu – pronombre posesivo.
  • uf – interjección, usada para indicar exasperación.
  • uh – interjección, usada para indicar desdén.
  • un – artículo indefinido. Uno.
  • va – forma conjugada der verbo ir.
  • ve – forma conjugada, imperativa, del verbo ir.
  • vi – forma conjugada del verbo ver.
  • ya – ahora mismo.
  • ye – letra Y.
  • yo – pronombre personal.

Français

Thanks to Xbox player Aethec for the definitions!

  • ai – Forme conjuguée du verbe “avoir” à la première personne de l’indicatif présent
  • ah – Interjection exprimant la surprise
  • an – Synonyme de “année”
  • as – Carte à jouer, ou expert dans son domaine
  • au – Contraction de “à” et “le”, utilisée quand ces deux termes se suivent
  • ça – Forme raccourcie de “cela”
  • ce – Déterminant utilisé pour parler d’une chose se trouvant devant soi
  • ci – Synonyme de “ici”
  • da – Suit le mot “oui” pour en renforcer l’effet : “oui-da”
  • de – Préposition courante, notamment pour le possessif, l’association, l’appartenance ou l’ablatif
  • do – Première note de la gamme
  • du – Article utilisé pour les quantitées indéfinies
  • eh – Interjection exprimant la surprise
  • en – Préposition courante, notamment pour les lieux, les matières ou l’état
  • ès – Préposition rare signifiant “en matière de”, p.ex. “licence ès lettres”
  • et – Conjonction de coordination marquant souvent l’association ou la simultanéité
  • eu – Participe passé singulier pluriel du verbe “avoir”
  • fa – Quatrième note de la gamme
  • fi – Interjection exprimant le mépris
  • go – Jeu chinois
  • ha – Interjection exprimant la surprise et l’étonnement, ou un éclat de rire
  • – Interjection servant principalement à appeler quelqu’un
  • if – Sorte d’arbre ornemental à feuilles longues et étroites
  • il – Pronom masculin singulier, ou sujet de verbe sans actant, p.ex. “il pleut”
  • je – Pronom de la première personne du singulier
  • la – Article défini féminin singulier, ou sixième note de la gamme
  • le – Article défini masculin singulier
  • ma – Adjectif possessif féminin singulier
  • me – Pronom personnel de la première personne du singulier
  • mi – Troisième note de la gamme
  • – Participe passé masculin singulier du verbe “mouvoir”
  • na – Interjection marquant la détermination ou la moquerie
  • ne – Particule de négation
  • nu – Qui n’a pas de vêtements
  • oc – “Oui” en occitan
  • oh – Interjection marquant la surprise
  • on – Pronom de la troisième personne du singulier
  • or – Métal précieux, ou conjonction de coordination marquant la liaison
  • os – Élément du squelette
  • ou – Conjonction de coordination marquant la disjonction
  • pi – Lettre grecque π
  • qu – Lettre latine Q
  • ra – Coups de baguette brefs sur un tambour, formant un roulement
  • – Deuxième note de la gamme
  • ru – Petit ruisseau
  • sa – Adjectif possessif utilisé pour les objets ayant un rapport avec la personne dont on parle
  • se – Pronom personnel de la troisième personne, utilisé comme complément d’objet
  • si – Conjonction introduisant une condition, adverbe signifiant “au contraire” ou dernière note de la gamme
  • su – Participe passé masculin singulier du verbe “savoir”
  • ta – Adjectif possessif féminin utilisé pour les objets ayant un rapport avec la personne à laquelle on parle
  • te – Pronom à la deuxième personne du singulier utilisé pour désigner la personne à laquelle on parle
  • tu – Pronom personnel de la deuxième personne du singulier
  • un – Article indéfini masculin singulier
  • us – Usages, coutumes, habitudes ; employé exclusivement dans la locution “us et coutumes”
  • ut – Première note de la gamme, synonyme de “do”
  • va – Forme conjuguée du verbe “aller” à la troisième personne de l’indicatif présent
  • vu – Participe passé masculin singulier du verbe “voir”

Italiano

Thanks to player Pasquale “pasqui industry” Pignataro for the definitions!

  • ad – Preposizione semplice
  • ah – interiezione
  • ai – Preposizione articolata (a+i)
  • al – Preposizione articolata (a+il)
  • ce – Particella pronominale, prima plurale (atona)
  • ci – Particella pronominale, prima plurale
  • da – Preposizione semplice
  • – Giorno
  • do – Prima nota musicale
  • ed – Congiunzione copulativa
  • eh – interiezione
  • fa – Quarta nota musicale
  • fu – Passato remoto di essere, terza singolare
  • ha – Presente di avere, terza singolare
  • ho – Presente di avere, prima singolare
  • il – Articolo determinativo, maschile singolare
  • in – Preposizione semplice
  • io – Pronome personale
  • la – Articolo determinativo, femminile singolare
  • le – Articolo determinativo, femminile plurale | particella pronominale, terza persona atona
  • – Avverbio di luogo (li senza accento = particella pronominale, terza persona)
  • lo – Articolo determinativo, maschile singolare
  • ma – Congiunzione avversativa
  • me – Particella proniminale, prima singolare (atona)
  • mi – Particella proniminale, prima singolare
  • mo – Adesso
  • ni – A metà strada tra sì e no
  • – Congiunzione correlativa (né…né)
  • no – interiezione
  • od – congiunzione disgiuntiva
  • oh – interiezione
  • po’ – troncamento di poco
  • re – Re, monarca, anche seconda nota musicale
  • sa – Presente del verbo sapere, terza persona singolare
  • se – Congiunzione che introduce un periodo ipotetico
  • – interiezione
  • so – Presente del verbo sapere, prima persona singolare
  • su – Sopra, avverbio di luogo
  • te – Particella pronominale, seconda singolare (atona) (tè con accento = bevanda, the, tea)
  • ti – Particella pronominale, seconda singolare
  • tu – Pronome personale
  • un – Articolo indeterminativo
  • va – Presente di andare, terza persona singolare
  • ve – Particella pronominale, seconda plurale (atona)
  • vi – Particella pronominale, seconda plurale