Is BEAT a scrabble word?

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Definitions for the word 'beat'


  1. BEAT, the act of beating to windward; sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing
  2. BEAT, a stroke or blow
  3. BEAT, a regular rate of repetition
  4. BEAT, the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music
  5. BEAT, (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
  6. BEAT, the sound of stroke or blow
  7. BEAT, the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart
  8. BEAT, a regular route for a sentry or policeman
  9. BEAT, a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior
  10. BEAT, a single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies; has a frequency equal to the difference between the two oscillations
  11. BEAT, very tired


  1. BEAT, wear out completely
  2. BEAT, be a mystery or bewildering to
  3. BEAT, come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
  4. BEAT, beat through cleverness and wit
  5. BEAT, give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression
  6. BEAT, hit repeatedly
  7. BEAT, strike (water or bushes) repeatedly to rouse animals for hunting
  8. BEAT, strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music
  9. BEAT, stir vigorously
  10. BEAT, shape by beating
  11. BEAT, produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly
  12. BEAT, make by pounding or trampling
  13. BEAT, move with or as if with a regular alternating motion
  14. BEAT, move rhythmically
  15. BEAT, indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks
  16. BEAT, sail with much tacking or with difficulty
  17. BEAT, move with a flapping motion
  18. BEAT, move with a thrashing motion
  19. BEAT, glare or strike with great intensity
  20. BEAT, make a rhythmic sound
  21. BEAT, make a sound like a clock or a timer
  22. BEAT, avoid paying
  23. BEAT, be superior
  24. BEAT, to hit (something) repeatedly
  25. BEAT, to hit (someone) repeatedly in order to cause pain or injury
  26. BEAT, to hit (a drum) repeatedly in order to produce music or a signal


  1. BEAT, very tired

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The word BEAT is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'beat' in a sentence

  1. He beat the dust out of the rug with a stick.
  2. She used a hammer to beat the metal into shape.
  3. She used a hammer to beat the nail into the wall.
  4. Let me sit down. I'm absolutely beat!
  5. can we pick this up tomorrow, because I'm beat?

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