Definitions For Bug


  • A minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use
  • General term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate
  • Insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis
  • A small hidden microphone; for listening secretly
  • A fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine


  • Annoy persistently
  • Tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information

Is Bug 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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The word Bug is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

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