Is APPLYING 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 'applying'


  1. APPLYING, to ask formally for something (such as a job, admission to a school, a loan, etc.) usually in writing
  2. APPLYING, to put or spread (something) on a surface, a part of the body, etc.
  3. APPLYING, to cause (force, pressure, etc.) to have an effect or to be felt

The word APPLYING is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'applying' in a sentence

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

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