Definitions For Buoy


  • Bright-colored; a float attached by rope to the seabed to mark channels in a harbor or underwater hazards
  • An object that floats on water in a lake, bay, river, etc., to show areas that are safe or dangerous for boats


  • Mark with a buoy
  • Keep afloat
  • Float on the surface of water
  • To cause (someone) to feel happy or confident
  • To lift or improve (something)

Is Buoys 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

Words with Friends

The word Buoy is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Buoy in a Sentence

  • The tax breaks should help to buoy the economy.

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