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English words that begin with "dw"

The American Heritage Dictionary lists the following common words with initial <dw>, omitting open compounds like dwarf star and dwarf huckleberry:, dwarf, dwarf's, dwarfed, dwarfing, dwarfish, dwarfishness, dwarfism, dwarfism's, dwarfs, dwarfs', dwarves, dwarves', dwarves's, dweeb, dweeb's, dweebs, dweebs', dwell, dwell's, dwelled, dweller, dwelling, dwelling's, dwellings, dwellings', dwells, dwells', dwelt, Dwight, dwindle, dwindled, dwindles, dwindling.

The OED adds the following, all of which are rare and most of which are obsolete, archaic, or from British dialects: dwale, dwalm, dwang, dwarfify, dwarfishly, dwarflike, dwarfling, dwarfness, dwarfship, dwarfy, dwaum, dwawm, dway-berry, dweeby, dwele, dwelleress, dwelster, dwelth, dweomercræft, dweomerlayk, dwer, dwere, dwerf, dwergh, dwerowe , dwerg, dwete, dwild, dwile, dwindlement, dwindler, dwine, dwined, dwining.

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