Definitions For Apply


  • Ask (for something)
  • Refer (a word or name) to a person or thing
  • Put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
  • Apply to a surface
  • Give or convey physically
  • Ensure observance of laws and rules
  • Avail oneself to
  • Apply oneself to
  • Be pertinent or relevant or applicable
  • Be applicable to; as to an analysis
  • To ask formally for something (such as a job, admission to a school, a loan, etc.) usually in writing
  • To put or spread (something) on a surface, a part of the body, etc.
  • To cause (force, pressure, etc.) to have an effect or to be felt

Is Apply 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 Apply is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Apply in a Sentence

  • For further information, apply to the address below.
  • I applied in writing to several different companies.
  • You must have a high school diploma for this job. High school dropouts need not apply.

Synonyms for Apply

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