Is BUTTERFLY a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'butterfly'


  1. BUTTERFLY, a swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down
  2. BUTTERFLY, diurnal insect typically having a slender body with knobbed antennae and broad colorful wings
  3. BUTTERFLY, a kind of insect that has a long thin body and brightly colored wings and that flies mostly during the day
  4. BUTTERFLY, a person who goes to many parties and other social events
  5. BUTTERFLY, a way of swimming in which the swimmer's face is in the water and the arms move together in a circular motion while the legs kick up and down ; also : a race in which the swimmers do the butterfly


  1. BUTTERFLY, talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions
  2. BUTTERFLY, cut and spread open, as in preparation for cooking
  3. BUTTERFLY, flutter like a butterfly
  4. BUTTERFLY, to cut (food) into two pieces that are joined along one edge so that it can be spread apart for cooking

Synonyms for 'butterfly'

The word BUTTERFLY is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'butterfly' in a sentence

  1. They competed in the butterfly.
  2. Butterfly the chicken before roasting.

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