Is ANSWERING 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 'answering'


  1. ANSWERING, replying


  1. ANSWERING, something you say or write when someone asks you a question
  2. ANSWERING, a response to a question that is meant to show whether or not you know something (such as a question asked as part of an exam)
  3. ANSWERING, the correct response to a question


  1. ANSWERING, to say or write something when someone asks you a question : to give an answer to (a question)
  2. ANSWERING, to say or write (something) as a reply
  3. ANSWERING, to reply to (someone) : to say or write something as a response to (someone)

Synonyms for 'answering'

Antonyms for 'answering'

The word ANSWERING is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'answering' in a sentence

  1. I asked him a simple question and he gave me a long and confusing answer.
  2. I didn't believe her answer.
  3. They wouldn't give me a straight answer to my question.
  4. She answered all my questions.
  5. He answered only three of the test questions correctly.
  6. When the police asked him his name, he refused to answer.

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