Definitions For Bolt

noun

  • A sudden abandonment (as from a political party)
  • The act of moving with great haste
  • A screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener
  • The part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key
  • A sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech
  • A roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length
  • A discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
  • With the back in a very straight position

verb

  • Make or roll into bolts
  • Eat hastily without proper chewing
  • Swallow hastily
  • Secure or lock with a bolt
  • Move or jump suddenly
  • Leave suddenly and as if in a hurry
  • Run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along

adverb

  • In a rigid manner
  • Directly

Is Bolt 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

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

The word Bolt is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bolt in a Sentence

  • She sat bolt upright, staring straight ahead.

Synonyms for Bolt

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