accredits

Is accredits a Scrabble word? YES

Is accredits a Words With Friends word? YES


The word ACCREDITS is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

There are 9 letters in the word ACCREDITS

23 Definitions  for the word accredit:

verb - ascribe an achievement to, "She was not properly credited in the program"
verb - grant credentials to, "The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution", "recognize an academic degree"
verb - provide or send (envoys or embassadors) with official credentials

GCIDE Definitions - ACCREDITS

Accredit
Ac*cred"it (/), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accredited; p. pr. & vb. n. Accrediting.] [F. accr; (L. ad) + crCredit.] 1. To put or bring into credit; to invest with credit or authority; to sanction.
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His censure will . . . accredit his praises. Cowper.
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These reasons . . . which accredit and fortify mine opinion. Shelton.
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2. To send with letters credential, as an ambassador, envoy, or diplomatic agent; to authorize, as a messenger or delegate.
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Beton . . . was accredited to the Court of France. Froude.
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3. To believe; to credit; to put trust in.
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The version of early Roman history which was accredited in the fifth century. Sir G. C. Lewis.
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He accredited and repeated stories of apparitions and witchcraft. Southey.
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4. To credit; to vouch for or consider (some one) as doing something, or (something) as belonging to some one.
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To accredit (one) with (something), to attribute something to him; as, Mr. Clay was accredited with these views; they accredit him with a wise saying.
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Accredit
Ac*cred"it (/), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accredited; p. pr. & vb. n. Accrediting.] [F. accr; (L. ad) + crCredit.] 1. To put or bring into credit; to invest with credit or authority; to sanction.
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His censure will . . . accredit his praises. Cowper.
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These reasons . . . which accredit and fortify mine opinion. Shelton.
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2. To send with letters credential, as an ambassador, envoy, or diplomatic agent; to authorize, as a messenger or delegate.
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Beton . . . was accredited to the Court of France. Froude.
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3. To believe; to credit; to put trust in.
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The version of early Roman history which was accredited in the fifth century. Sir G. C. Lewis.
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He accredited and repeated stories of apparitions and witchcraft. Southey.
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4. To credit; to vouch for or consider (some one) as doing something, or (something) as belonging to some one.
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To accredit (one) with (something), to attribute something to him; as, Mr. Clay was accredited with these views; they accredit him with a wise saying.
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