Definitions For Bluff


  • The act of bluffing in poker; deception by a false show of confidence in the strength of your cards
  • Pretense that your position is stronger than it really is
  • A high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)


  • Frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one really is
  • Deceive an opponent by a bold bet on an inferior hand with the result that the opponent withdraws a winning hand
  • To pretend that you will do something or that you know or have something in order to trick someone into doing what you want
  • To pretend to do or make (something)


  • Bluntly direct and outspoken but good-natured
  • Very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front

Is Bluff 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 Bluff is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bluff in a Sentence

  • He's a bluff but good-hearted teacher
  • She says someone else has made her a higher offer, but I think she's bluffing.
  • Don't listen to his threats—he's just bluffing you.
  • I bluffed my way through the interview.

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