Definitions For Abbreviate


  • Shorten
  • Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements

Is Abbreviate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

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

Examples of Abbreviate in a Sentence

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

Synonyms for Abbreviate

Antonyms for Abbreviate

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!