Definitions For Barren


  • An uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation


  • Completely wanting or lacking
  • Not bearing offspring
  • Providing no shelter or sustenance

Is Barren 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 Barren is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Barren in a Sentence

  • Few creatures can thrive on these barren mountaintops.
  • The book was good, but I found the barren lives of the characters depressing.
  • Lived out in the barrens where it was impossible to grow anything

Synonyms for Barren

Antonyms for Barren

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