Words that contain 'a' and end in 'x'


This is a popular word choice, so much so there are over 100 words from the dictionary to select. Have fun!

2 letter words

  • ax

3 letter words

  • aix
  • apx
  • arx
  • aux
  • fax
  • lax
  • max
  • pax
  • rax
  • sax
  • tax
  • vax
  • wax
  • zax

4 letter words

  • abox
  • ajax
  • alex
  • alix
  • amex
  • anax
  • apex
  • azox
  • calx
  • coax
  • crax
  • eaux
  • falx
  • faux
  • flax
  • hoax
  • lanx
  • manx
  • marx
  • maux
  • odax
  • olax
  • seax

5 letter words

  • acrux
  • addax
  • adfix
  • admix
  • admrx
  • adnex
  • affix
  • alpax
  • ampyx
  • annex
  • beaux
  • borax
  • calix
  • calyx
  • capax
  • carex
  • detax
  • dewax
  • donax
  • durax
  • faulx
  • galax
  • glaux
  • hapax
  • hyrax
  • japyx
  • larix
  • latax
  • latex
  • limax
  • malax
  • matax
  • monax
  • panax
  • pinax
  • radix
  • ramex
  • relax
  • retax
  • rewax
  • salix
  • scalx
  • thrax
  • unlax
  • untax

6 letter words

  • adieux
  • afflux
  • amplex
  • anatox
  • approx
  • auspex
  • boyaux
  • bombax
  • caranx
  • carfax
  • caudex
  • climax
  • cordax
  • darnex
  • darnix
  • dropax
  • earwax
  • fornax
  • haybox
  • hallex
  • hallux
  • hatbox
  • kordax
  • larynx
  • larnax
  • larnyx
  • lastex
  • marnix
  • mastax
  • mastix
  • matrix
  • mystax
  • natrix
  • nontax
  • paybox
  • pappox
  • patrix
  • paxwax
  • pickax
  • poleax
  • pretax
  • protax
  • sandix
  • sandyx
  • syntax

7 letter words

  • abrasax
  • acronyx
  • affreux
  • agneaux
  • antapex
  • antefix
  • anthrax
  • antisex
  • antitax
  • apoplex
  • apteryx
  • artifex
  • aruspex
  • aspalax
  • aurifex
  • auxotox
  • bandbox
  • bateaux
  • beatrix
  • beeswax
  • breakax
  • broadax
  • bureaux
  • cakebox
  • carapax
  • carefox
  • casebox
  • cashbox
  • chamoix
  • chevaux
  • ciseaux
  • coalbox
  • coannex
  • coteaux
  • curtlax
  • diaplex
  • factrix
  • gateaux
  • gearbox
  • goatpox
  • halifax
  • headbox
  • jackbox
  • mailbox
  • margaux

8 letter words

  • adjutrix
  • aftertax
  • anthelix
  • antiflux
  • appendix
  • astyanax
  • atriplex
  • aviatrix
  • bandeaux
  • batteaux
  • bordeaux
  • breadbox
  • carnifex
  • chafewax
  • chaffwax
  • chapeaux
  • chateaux
  • cheneaux
  • cicatrix
  • clavilux
  • contumax
  • couteaux
  • creatrix
  • curatrix
  • curtalax
  • disannex
  • epicalyx
  • fabliaux
  • giambeux
  • greenwax
  • haruspex
  • jambeaux
  • janitrix
  • jasponyx
  • manteaux
  • matchbox
  • microvax
  • morceaux
  • notaulix
  • nouveaux
  • novatrix
  • opopanax
  • opoponax
  • paintbox
  • paintrix

9 letter words

  • aboideaux
  • aboiteaux
  • agitatrix
  • antihelix
  • appomatox
  • arquifoux
  • assertrix
  • autoindex
  • bellatrix
  • boisseaux
  • calothrix
  • candlebox
  • capiteaux
  • chartreux
  • dictatrix
  • disclimax
  • empidonax
  • evocatrix
  • fellatrix
  • flambeaux
  • fundatrix
  • gonyaulax
  • gonocalyx
  • imitatrix
  • lagothrix
  • mediatrix
  • megalonyx
  • myeloplax
  • narratrix
  • operatrix
  • overrelax
  • oxylabrax
  • pyothorax
  • preclimax
  • prehallux
  • proclimax
  • prothorax
  • rattlebox
  • scramasax
  • shadowbox
  • subclimax
  • submatrix
  • testatrix
  • transflux
  • unparadox

10 letter words

  • accusatrix
  • admonitrix
  • advocatrix
  • anticlimax
  • antispadix
  • appomattox
  • bordereaux
  • cacanthrax
  • callithrix
  • chalumeaux
  • chatterbox
  • cladothrix
  • clarenceux
  • coadjutrix
  • contraplex
  • daemonelix
  • endothorax
  • entothorax
  • epipharynx
  • esonarthex
  • exonarthex
  • generatrix
  • gladiatrix
  • hemothorax
  • imperatrix
  • indicatrix
  • initiatrix
  • kristinaux
  • launchplex
  • liberatrix
  • medithorax
  • mesothorax
  • metathorax
  • moderatrix
  • nectocalyx
  • nycticorax
  • nominatrix
  • nomophylax
  • oleothorax
  • oropharynx
  • osculatrix
  • otosalpinx
  • palapteryx
  • phantoplex
  • pyosalpinx

11 letter words

  • androsphinx
  • antianthrax
  • anticomplex
  • arbitratrix
  • archosyrinx
  • autocratrix
  • benefactrix
  • bucculatrix
  • captivatrix
  • carbonnieux
  • chalcedonyx
  • chilomastix
  • chylothorax
  • cytopharynx
  • clarencieux
  • consolatrix
  • cryptoglaux
  • cristineaux
  • dendrohyrax
  • echinopanax
  • electroplax
  • eurypharynx
  • fornicatrix
  • fricandeaux
  • galloperdix
  • gymnothorax
  • gubernatrix
  • haemothorax
  • hemosalpinx
  • hydrothorax
  • hyperclimax
  • hypopharynx
  • inspiratrix
  • instigatrix
  • knisteneaux
  • legislatrix
  • lithanthrax
  • mantappeaux
  • mesosalpinx
  • microthorax
  • nasopharynx
  • negotiatrix
  • objurgatrix
  • pachymeninx
  • pentaphylax

12 letter words

  • acanthopanax
  • antiorthodox
  • aphanapteryx
  • archeopteryx
  • arthrosyrinx
  • blennothorax
  • chartophylax
  • chronomastix
  • coccothrinax
  • conservatrix
  • dacryosyrinx
  • dispensatrix
  • glossanthrax
  • hematothorax
  • hydrosalpinx
  • homeromastix
  • mesoappendix
  • metrosalpinx
  • perpetratrix
  • perturbatrix
  • plagioclimax
  • pneumothorax
  • portmanteaux
  • regeneratrix
  • rhinopharynx
  • saccopharynx
  • stereomatrix
  • trophothylax
  • ultracomplex
  • vaticinatrix
  • vindemiatrix

13 letter words

  • anomalopteryx
  • archaeopteryx
  • cephalothorax
  • exterminatrix
  • hematosalpinx
  • hieracosphinx
  • histriomastix
  • impersonatrix
  • impropriatrix
  • interrogatrix
  • phalacrocorax
  • pyohemothorax
  • schistothorax
  • sequestratrix
  • sermocinatrix
  • significatrix
  • ultraorthodox
  • versificatrix

14 letter words

  • administratrix
  • counterparadox
  • laryngopharynx
  • rickettsialpox

15 letter words

  • hydrohemothorax
  • pyopneumothorax
  • pneumopyothorax

16 letter words

  • archocystosyrinx
  • christianomastix
  • coadministratrix
  • hemopneumothorax
  • pneumohemothorax
  • seropneumothorax

17 letter words

  • hydropneumothorax
  • pneumohydrothorax

In Scrabble, what is the best score possible from words that have 'a' in and end with 'x'?
Since there are tons of words to choose from, it's best to select 'chaffwax' which scores 29 points.

Which word from this list has the highest letter count?
The largest word that's possible to assemble from the specified combination is 'hydropneumothorax', and it has 17 characters.

How many actual words are possible to put together using the combination specified?
There are up to 521 entries using our page of words that contain 'a' and end in 'x'.

What's the most popular word that has 'a' in and ends with 'x'?
A well-known word for the combination you requested is 'aux'.

Is there a distinct word from this page which might be thought of as interesting?
By far the most peculiar word in this list is 'sax'. The definition of 'sax' is as follows: "A kind of chopping instrument for trimming the edges of roofing slates."Credit to the Cambridge Dictionary.