Definitions For Barbecue


  • A rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors
  • A cookout in which food is cooked over an open fire; especially a whole animal carcass roasted on a spit
  • Meat that has been barbecued or grilled in a highly seasoned sauce
  • A flat metal frame that is used to cook food over hot coals or an open fire
  • An outdoor meal or party at which food is cooked on a barbecue
  • Food that has been cooked on a barbecue : barbecued food


  • Cook outdoors on a barbecue grill
  • To cook (food) on a barbecue : to broil or roast (meat, fish, etc.) over hot coals or an open fire

Is Barbecue 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 Barbecue is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Barbecue in a Sentence

  • We barbecued chicken and ribs.
  • We barbecue often during the summer.
  • Grill a steak on the barbecue
  • We plan to have a barbecue for the whole family.
  • She invited us over for some beer and barbecue.

Synonyms for Barbecue

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