Definitions For Bead


  • A small ball with a hole through the middle
  • A beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture
  • A shape that is spherical and small
  • A small, usually round piece of glass, wood, stone, etc., that has a hole through its center and that is put on a string with other similar pieces and worn as jewelry or that is sewn onto clothing
  • A small, round drop of liquid (such as water or blood)


  • String together like beads
  • Decorate by sewing beads onto
  • Form into beads, as of water or sweat, for example

Is Bead 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 Bead is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bead in a Sentence

  • Beads of sweat began rolling down their faces.
  • Squeeze a bead or two of glue onto the seam

Synonyms for Bead

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