Definitions For Asylum


  • A hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
  • A shelter from danger or hardship
  • Protection given by a government to someone who has left another country in order to escape being harmed
  • A hospital where people who are mentally ill are cared for especially for long periods of time : a mental hospital

Is Asylum a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Asylum is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Asylum in a Sentence

  • She asked for political asylum.
  • She was granted asylum after it was made clear that she would be killed if she returned to her native country.

Synonyms for Asylum

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