Is AUTHORITY 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 'authority'


  1. AUTHORITY, official permission or approval
  2. AUTHORITY, the power or right to give orders or make decisions
  3. AUTHORITY, freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities
  4. AUTHORITY, an authoritative written work
  5. AUTHORITY, an administrative unit of government
  6. AUTHORITY, an expert whose views are taken as definitive
  7. AUTHORITY, (usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others
  8. AUTHORITY, the power to give orders or make decisions : the power or right to direct or control someone or something
  9. AUTHORITY, the confident quality of someone who knows a lot about something or who is respected or obeyed by other people
  10. AUTHORITY, a quality that makes something seem true or real

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The word AUTHORITY is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'authority' in a sentence

  1. The boss is not popular but his authority is unquestioned.
  2. She has an air of authority.
  3. Her southern accent lent authority to her performance.

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