3 letter words starting with 'a'
    aahto express surprise or admiration or joy by uttering 'aah' sound
    aalan East Indian shrub
    aasrough lava (plural of Aa)
    abaa loose, sleeveless, outer garment, generally worn by Arabs
    abba wool yarn
    aboan aboriginal
    absabdominal muscles
    abyto make amends; to pay a penalty
    acea fast and well placed tennis serve that the opponent could not return
    achinterjection expressing impatience
    actto do something
    addto combine or join so as to bring about an increase
    adobustling excitement
    adza cutting tool
    agaa Turkish military officer
    ageto grow old
    agoin the past
    ahainterjection expressing sudden realization
    ahia type of tuna fish
    ahsinterjections expressing sudden delight
    aiaan Indian nurse-maid
    aidto help
    ailto cause pain or discomfort to
    aimto direct toward a specified object or goal
    aina Hebrew letter
    airto broadcast; to make opinions known publicly
    aisthree-toed sloths (plural of AI)
    aitsmall island in lake or river
    akaa woody vine native to New Zealand
    aketo endure a dull lasting pain
    alaany flat wing like projection
    alba long-sleeved white robe worn by priests
    alean alcoholic beverage
    alfan uncultivated Australian
    alksap or resin from turpentine trees
    alleverything or everyone
    alpa kind of bird native to Europe
    alsEast Indian trees (plural of AL)
    alta high musical note
    amaan oriental nurse
    amia friend
    ampampere or amplifier
    amuatomic mass unit
    anaa collection of anecdotes
    andadded condition
    ania tropical American black cuckoo
    anna stipend paid to a parish minister's next of kin
    antan insect
    anyone or another
    apeto mimic
    apoa type of protein
    appa computer program (short for 'application')
    aptappropriate or suitable
    arba type of stock trader
    arcto move in a curved course
    arda primitive plough
    area unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters
    arfa barking sound
    arka large boat
    armto provide with weapons
    arsplural of the letter ‘R’
    artskill acquired by experience
    ashto convert to the remains of a burnt product
    askto inquire or request
    aspa venomous snake
    assa hoofed donkey-like animal
    ateblind impulse or reckless ambition that drives one to ruin
    atta monetary unit of Laos
    auaMaori name for the yellow-eye mullet
    auean exclamation of pain, distress or astonishment
    aufan elf's child
    auka type of sea-bird
    avaa tropical plant
    avean expression of greeting or farewell
    avoa monetary unit of Macao
    awereverential fear
    awla pointed tool for making holes
    awna bristle-like appendage of certain grasses
    axea type of cutting tool
    ayea "yes" vote
    ays"yes" votes or affirmative votes
    ayua small fish
    azocontaining nitrogen
    3 letter words with 'a' in middle
    aahto express surprise or admiration or joy by uttering 'aah' sound
    aalan East Indian shrub
    aasrough lava (plural of Aa)
    baacry of a sheep
    bacbaccalaureate (a university degree)
    badsomething evil; not good
    bagto put in a pouch or sack
    bahan exclamation of disgust
    baltype of shoe
    bamto strike with a dull sound
    banto forbid or prohibit
    bapa flat bread roll
    barto exclude; a unit of pressure
    baseternal souls in Egyptian mythology
    batto hit a ball
    bayto howl
    caato call
    cabto drive a taxicab
    cada dishonourable man
    caga cagoule
    cama rotating or sliding piece of machinery
    canto put in a cylindrical container
    capto put a limit on something
    caran automobile
    catto raise an anchor
    cawto cry like a crow
    caya small low island
    dabto touch lightly
    daeto do
    dagto remove clotted tufts of wool from a sheep
    daha Burmese knife
    daktransportion by relay
    dalan Indian dish of lentils and spices
    damto build an embankment to retain water
    dana level of proficiency in Japanese martial arts
    dapto dip bait gently into water
    dasBurmese knives (plural of 'Da')
    dawto dawn
    day24 hours
    eanto give birth
    earthe hearing organ
    eatto consume by mouth
    fada practice or interest that enjoys brief popularity
    fagto work hard
    faha musical note
    fanto cool with a device for circulating the air
    farat or to a great distance
    fasa musical note
    fathaving an abundance of flesh
    faxto transmit and reproduce by electronic means
    fayto join closely
    gabto talk rapidly and trivially
    gadwander aimlessly in search of pleasure
    gaeto go
    gagto prevent from talking
    gala girl
    gama school of whales
    gapa narrow opening
    garto compel
    gasa state of matter
    gata gangster's pistol
    gaua Nazi political district
    hadPast tense and past participle of have
    haeto have
    hagan ugly evil-looking old woman
    hahexpressing surprise, joy or dismay
    haja pilgrimage to Mecca
    hamto overact, exaggerate
    han imperial dynasty that ruled China from 206 BC to 221
    haoa monetary unit of Vietnam
    hapto happen by chance
    has to possess (present tense of HAVE)
    hatto provide with a covering for the head
    hawto turn left
    hayto convert cut dried grass into fodder
    jabto poke or stab
    jagto cut unevenly
    jaka type of fruit
    jamto block up
    japa person of Japanese descent
    jarA cylindrical vessel
    jawto chatter at length
    jaya bird of the crow family
    kasa large cupboard
    katan evergreen shrub
    kaythe letter "K"
    laba laboratory
    laca resinous substance secreted by certain insects
    lada boy or youth
    lagto stay or fall behind
    lahsixth musical note in a scale
    lam a rapid escape
    lapto drink with the tongue
    larRoman tutelary god
    lassixth tones of the diatonic scale (plural of La)
    lat a broad flat muscle on either side of the back
    lav a room equipped with toilet facilities
    law a rule or body of rules of conduct that people are required to follow
    laxnot strict or stringent
    lay a narrative poem or song
    maato bleat like a goat
    maca raincoat
    madto become angry
    maga type of periodical publication
    makto make
    manan adult human male
    mapto plan a layout
    marto destroy the perfection of
    masmothers (plural of MA)
    matto pack into a dense mass
    maxto reach the upper limit
    mayto have permission
    nabto capture
    naeno; not
    nagannoy by finding fault incessantly
    nana round flat bread popular in India
    napto sleep briefly
    nashas not; was not
    nata class of spirits in Burmese folklore
    naya negative vote
    oafa clumsy, stupid person
    oaka hardwood tree
    oarto propel with long, broad-bladed poles
    oata kind of grass with edible seeds
    paca leather shoe that fits into a boot for warmth in extreme cold weather
    padstuff with soft material
    paha Maori settlement
    pal a close friend
    pama card game
    panto criticize harshly
    papa soft food for infants
    parstandard number of strokes set for a hole or for the entire course in golf
    pasa dance step
    patto stroke gently
    pava meringue dessert
    paw a clawed foot of an animal especially a quadruped
    paxa kiss of peace and Christian love
    payto give money or something of value in exchange for goods or services
    qat an evergreen shrub
    rad a unit of absorbed ionizing radiation
    rag a small waste piece of cloth or paper
    rahto express encouragement or excitement with "rah" sound
    raia North African form of folk music
    raj dominion or reign
    ramto strike with great force
    ranto move quickly (past tense of RUN)
    rapto strike sharply
    rasan Ethiopian prince or ruler
    rat one who reveals confidential information in return for money
    raw not processed; unrefined
    raxto stretch out
    raya narrow beam of light
    saca pouchlike structure in an animal or plant
    sagto bend or sink downward from weight or pressure
    sala large Indian tree
    sana former Greek letter
    sapto drain of energy
    satto rest on the buttocks (past tense of SIT)
    sawto cut with a jagged edge tool
    saxa saxophone
    say to utter
    tab the bill in a restaurant
    tada small amount
    tagto provide with an identifying marker
    tai a group of people in southeast Asia
    taja tall conical cap worn by Muslims
    tamA tight-fitting Scottish cap
    tan a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
    tao the ultimate principle of the universe
    tap a light touch or stroke
    tar a thick black viscid substance
    tasexpressions meaning thank you (plural of TA)
    tat make lacework by knotting or looping
    tauthe 23rd letter of the Greek alphabet
    tavthe 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet
    tawto convert skin into white leather by the application of minerals
    taxto impose a charge for public purposes
    vaga vagrant
    vana large motor vehicle
    vara unit of reactive power
    vasa duct carrying liquid
    vat a large open container for holding or storing liquids
    vauan obsolete Greek letter
    vavthe sixth letter of the Hebrew alphabet
    wada pile of bundle
    wan to become pale and sickly
    wapto wrap
    war a conflict against an enemy or many enemies
    wasbe (past tense od IS)
    wat a Thai or Combodian Buddhist temple
    waw the 6th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
    wax to grow larger
    waya method of doing something
    yada handheld pointer used for reading the Torah in a synagogue
    yaga synthetic gemstone (acronym for yttrium aluminium garnet)
    yahan affirmation
    yakto talk rapidly and trivially
    yam a sweet potato with deep orange flesh that remains moist when baked
    yapto bark sharply or constantly
    yaw an erratic daviation from an intended course
    yay used as an exclamation of joy, approval or elation
    zagto turn sharply
    zapto kill or destroy instantaneously
    zaspizzas (plural of ZA)
    zaxa tool for cutting roof slates
    3 letter words ending with 'a'
    abaa loose, sleeveless, outer garment, generally worn by Arabs
    agaa Turkish military officer
    ahainterjection expressing sudden realization
    aiaan Indian nurse-maid
    akaa woody vine native to New Zealand
    alaany flat wing like projection
    amaan oriental nurse
    anaa collection of anecdotes
    auaMaori name for the yellow-eye mullet
    avaa tropical plant
    baacry of a sheep
    boaa large constricting snake
    braa brassiere
    caato call
    eraa particular period of time
    etaa letter of the Greek alphabet
    frareligious title of an Italian monk or friar
    goaa Tibetan gazelle
    hoato stop
    keaa large New Zealand parrot
    koaa Hawaiian acacia tree
    leaa meadow or pasture
    maato bleat like a goat
    moaan extinct flightless bird
    obaa hereditary chief of Nigeria
    oca a South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers
    odaa room in a harem
    okaa Turkish unit of weight
    oraorifices (plural of OS)
    ovaan egg; the female reproductive cell of animals
    peaan edible, rounded seed of a herb
    piaa membrane of the brain
    poa perennial grasses of cool temperate regions
    pyaa monetary coin of Burma
    quaas (in the capacity of or in the role)
    rialong wide creek
    ryaa Scandinavian handwoven rug
    sea the vast body of salt water that covers most of the earth's surface
    skaJamaican music similar to reggae
    smaof limited size or quantity
    spaa mineral spring
    teaa beverage made by infusing dried leaves in boiling water
    utaa genus of large lizards
    uvaa grape-like fruit or berry
    viaby the way of
    yeaan affirmative
    zeaa part of a maize plant
    zoathe whole products of one fertilized egg (plural of ZOON)

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