Is BLOCK a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'block'


  1. BLOCK, the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements
  2. BLOCK, a platform from which an auctioneer sells
  3. BLOCK, a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)
  4. BLOCK, housing in a large building that is divided into separate units
  5. BLOCK, an obstruction in a pipe or tube
  6. BLOCK, a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine
  7. BLOCK, a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope
  8. BLOCK, an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension
  9. BLOCK, a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit
  10. BLOCK, a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings
  11. BLOCK, (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted
  12. BLOCK, a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides
  13. BLOCK, a solid piece of material (such as rock or wood) that has flat sides and is usually square or rectangular in shape
  14. BLOCK, an area of land surrounded by four streets in a city
  15. BLOCK, the length of one city block


  1. BLOCK, prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)
  2. BLOCK, shape into a block or blocks
  3. BLOCK, shape by using a block
  4. BLOCK, be unable to remember
  5. BLOCK, interfere with or prevent the reception of signals
  6. BLOCK, impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)
  7. BLOCK, support, secure, or raise with a block
  8. BLOCK, block passage through
  9. BLOCK, render unsuitable for passage
  10. BLOCK, obstruct
  11. BLOCK, stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block
  12. BLOCK, shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight
  13. BLOCK, interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia
  14. BLOCK, run on a block system
  15. BLOCK, hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
  16. BLOCK, stop from happening or developing
  17. BLOCK, to be placed in front of (something, such as a road or path) so that people or things cannot pass through
  18. BLOCK, to place something in front of (something, such as a road) so that people or things cannot go into the area
  19. BLOCK, to stop (someone or something) from moving through or going by

Synonyms for 'block'

Antonyms for 'block'

The word BLOCK is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'block' in a sentence

  1. a wall built out of concrete blocks
  2. We took a walk around the block.
  3. She lived on our block.
  4. There's an accident blocking the road.
  5. The entrance was blocked by a gate.
  6. Blood clots have completely blocked one of his arteries.

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