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Find Letter Patterns

Find dictionary words that have interesting patterns of letters.

Run the code to find words that start with a and end with z. Try other letters:

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DictionaryLookup returns dictionary words that match a pattern.

In a pattern, ___ stands for any sequence of zero or more letters.

This returns dictionary words that start with a, followed by zero or more letters, followed by z:

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Find words that contain kk. Try other letters:

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Patterns can contain any combination of letters and blank sequences, including more than one blank sequence.

This returns words that contain kk somewhere in them:

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Find words that contain all the vowels in order. Try other letter patterns (like the letters of your name):

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Are there any words that contain all of the vowels in sequence? Use DictionaryLookup to find out:

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Here are the words that contain the letters of Stephen in order and share its first and last letters:

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Find words that start and end with the same three letters. Try other letter patterns:

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If a named pattern like x_ occurs more than once in a pattern, every occurrence has to match the same letter(s). This pattern matches words that start and end with the same three letters:

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Find words that repeat the same sequence of letters twice:

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