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Saz is a Middle Eastern Stringed Instrument and a Great Scrabble Word

Updated on November 27, 2011
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Glendon and his wife have led church ministries, conducted empowerment seminars, and travelled to faraway places on business and vacation.

Have you ever been beaten in Scrabble by an opponent with a powerful end game? I knew the game would be tough going in since my highest score in Facebook Scrabble was 412 and I was going up against a 551. But I held my end pretty well, in fact I led for most of the game, and was almost certain to win...until the fellow played 'S-A-Z' right on a triple word..

According to the online dictionary in the game it is a Middle Eastern stringed instrument.

The sense of achievement from almost beating someone who is clearly a better player helped to absorb the defeat.


That instrument sure struck up a daunting chord at the end, at which point I had but one tile left, a pretty harmless 'U'.

Just another exciting game of Facebook Scrabble Worldwide by Gamehouse.

Later that night I played 'S-A-V' which was inspired by the earlier 'S-A-Z'. Do you know the meaning?

Sav is short for 'saveloy' which is a spicy smoked sausage. Never stop learning when you play Facebook Scrabble Worldwide.


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    • Philipo profile image

      Philipo 7 years ago from Nigeria

      Thanks for sharing. Unfortunately I don't know how to play scrabble.

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      glendoncaba 7 years ago from Somewhere in the hubverse

      Philipo, just join one of the scrabble sites like Facebook Scrabble. And start playing. Very easy to learn word game.

      Here are Scrabble rules:

      http://www.scrabblepages.com/scrabble/rules/

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