Is APPREHEND a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'apprehend'


  1. APPREHEND, get the meaning of something
  2. APPREHEND, take into custody
  3. APPREHEND, anticipate with dread or anxiety
  4. APPREHEND, to arrest (someone) for a crime : to catch (a criminal or suspect)
  5. APPREHEND, to notice and understand (something)

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Antonyms for 'apprehend'

The word APPREHEND is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'apprehend' in a sentence

  1. Within hours, police had apprehended the thief.
  2. subtle differences that are difficult to apprehend

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