Is APPROXIMATING a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'approximating'


  1. APPROXIMATING, to be very similar to but not exactly like (something) ( chiefly Brit)
  2. APPROXIMATING, to do or make a thing that is very similar to but not exactly like (something)
  3. APPROXIMATING, to calculate the almost exact value or position of (something)

Antonyms for 'approximating'

The word APPROXIMATING is worth 27 points in Scrabble and 32 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'approximating' in a sentence

  1. This is the approximate location of the ancient city.
  2. Can you give me the approximate cost of the repair?
  3. I've finally found a vegetarian burger that approximates the taste of real beef.
  4. The colors in the pictures can only approximate the real thing.
  5. an Australian who can approximate a strong New York City accent

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