Definitions For Addressing


  • To write on an envelope, package, letter, etc., the name and address of the person or business it is being sent to
  • To speak to (a person or group)
  • To use a specified name or title when speaking or writing to (someone)


  • The words and numbers that are used to describe the location of a building and that are written on letters, envelopes, and packages so that they can be mailed to that location
  • The letters, numbers, and symbols that are used to direct an e-mail message or to show the location of a site on the Internet
  • A formal speech

Is Addressing 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 Addressing is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Addressing in a Sentence

  • I've addressed the letter, but it still needs a stamp.
  • The package is sealed; it just needs to be addressed.
  • We spent the afternoon addressing invitations to all our friends.
  • Write your name, address, and phone number in the spaces provided.
  • We listened to the President's inaugural address on the radio.
  • She was asked to give a formal address at the ceremony.

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