Alphagram vs Anagram - What's the difference?

alphagram | anagram |

Anagram is a see also of alphagram.

Alphagram is a see also of anagram.


As nouns the difference between alphagram and anagram

is that alphagram is the letters of a word, or any other set of letters, arranged into alphabetical order while anagram is (of words) a word or phrase that is created by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase.

As a verb anagram is

to form anagrams.

alphagram

English

Noun

(wikipedia alphagram) (en noun)
  • The letters of a word, or any other set of letters, arranged into alphabetical order.
  • The alphagram of the word (alphabetical) is AAABCEHILLPT.

    Usage notes

    * This term is particularly common among competitive players of the board game.

    See also

    * anagram * anamonic * palindrome

    anagram

    Alternative forms

    * anagramme (obsolete)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (of words) A word or phrase that is created by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase.
  • The word "silent" is an anagram of "listen".

    Derived terms

    * anagrammatic * anagrammatise * anagrammatism * anagrammatist

    See also

    * alphagram * palindrome

    Verb

  • To form anagrams.
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