Words that have 'p' as the third letter and 'x' as fifth letter

Continue scrolling to find 23 entries for every word where the 3rd letter is 'p' and 5th letter is 'x'.

5 letter words

  • alpax
  • ampyx
  • capax
  • hapax
  • irpex
  • japyx

6 letter words

  • empexa

7 letter words

  • ampyxes
  • hapaxes
  • hypoxia
  • hypoxic
  • hypoxis

8 letter words

  • hypaxial
  • hypoxias
  • lipoxeny

9 letter words

  • hypoxemia
  • hypoxemic
  • hypoxylon

10 letter words

  • lipoxenous
  • lipoxidase

11 letter words

  • hypoxanthic

12 letter words

  • hapaxanthous
  • hypoxanthine

What is the highest scoring word you can play in Scrabble ?
Using this combination of letters, you can make 'hypoxic' for a total score of 24 points.

How many viable words could one make using the combination specified?
You can select up to a maximum of 23 entries on our list of words that have 'p' as the 3rd letter and 'x' as 5th letter.

What is a weird word on this list?
Arguably one of the most interesting words from this list is 'ampyx'. The typical definition of 'ampyx' is as follows: "A woman's headband (sometimes of metal), for binding the front hair.". Source Oxford Dictionary.

How many characters are in the longest word on this page?
The largest word is 12 characters, which is 'hapaxanthous'.