Is ADAPTATION 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 'adaptation'


  1. ADAPTATION, (physiology) the responsive adjustment of a sense organ (as the eye) to varying conditions (as of light)
  2. ADAPTATION, a written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form
  3. ADAPTATION, the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)
  4. ADAPTATION, something that is adapted ; especially : a movie, book, play, etc., that is changed so that it can be presented in another form
  5. ADAPTATION, a change in a plant or animal that makes it better able to live in a particular place or situation
  6. ADAPTATION, the process of changing to fit some purpose or situation : the process of adapting

Synonyms for 'adaptation'

The word ADAPTATION is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'adaptation' in a sentence

  1. His stage adaptation of the novel was a success.
  2. The film is an adaptation of a book of the same title.
  3. The insect's evolutionary adaptations enable it to be almost invisible even when sitting in the middle of a leaf.

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