Is ABBREVIATE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'abbreviate'


  1. ABBREVIATE, shorten
  2. ABBREVIATE, reduce in scope while retaining essential elements

Synonyms for 'abbreviate'

Antonyms for 'abbreviate'

The word ABBREVIATE is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'abbreviate' in a sentence

  1. You can abbreviate the word “building” as “bldg.”
  2. “United States of America” is commonly abbreviated to “USA.”

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