Definitions For Be


  • A light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element


  • Spend or use time
  • Work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function
  • Have an existence, be extant
  • Have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  • Have life, be alive
  • Be identical to; be someone or something
  • Form or compose
  • Occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere
  • Be identical or equivalent to
  • Represent, as of a character on stage
  • Be priced at
  • To remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form
  • Happen, occur, take place

Is Be a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Be is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Be in a Sentence

  • Stories that begin with the familiar line “once upon a time there was a beautiful maiden”
  • We'll be there waiting for you

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Antonyms for Be

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