Is BACKTRACKING 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 'backtracking'


  1. BACKTRACKING, to go back over a course or path
  2. BACKTRACKING, to return to something that was mentioned before
  3. BACKTRACKING, to completely change what you think or say about something

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

How to use the word 'backtracking' in a sentence

  1. The hikers realized they had made a wrong turn and would have to backtrack.
  2. Let me backtrack for a moment and pick up our previous conversation.

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