Definitions For Balance


  • A scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
  • A wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine; especially a wheel oscillating against the hairspring of a timepiece to regulate its beat
  • A weight that balances another weight
  • (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
  • Harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design)
  • The seventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about September 23 to October 22
  • (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra
  • Equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
  • The difference between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
  • Something left after other parts have been taken away
  • Equality of distribution
  • A state of equilibrium
  • The state of having your weight spread equally so that you do not fall
  • The ability to move or to remain in a position without losing control or falling
  • A state in which different things occur in equal or proper amounts or have an equal or proper amount of importance


  • Hold or carry in equilibrium
  • Compute credits and debits of an account
  • Bring into balance or equilibrium
  • Be in equilibrium
  • To make (something, such as a plate or your body) steady by keeping weight equal on all sides
  • To adjust (an account or budget) so that the amount of money available is more than or equal to the amount of money that has been spent
  • To check and make adjustments to financial records so that they are accurate

Is Balance a Scrabble Word?

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

The word Balance is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Balance in a Sentence

  • She had trouble keeping her balance as the boat rocked back and forth.
  • The skater suddenly lost his balance and fell.
  • Another skater bumped into him and knocked him off balance.
  • I find it difficult to balance on one foot.
  • He had trouble balancing on his skis.
  • He helped his daughter balance on her bicycle before she started peddling.

Synonyms for Balance

Antonyms for Balance

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