Definitions For Cadence


  • A recurrent rhythmical series
  • The close of a musical section
  • (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
  • A regular beat or rhythm
  • The way a person's voice changes by gently rising and falling while he or she is speaking
  • An ending part of a piece of music

Is Cadence 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 Cadence is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Cadence in a Sentence

  • The steady cadence of the drums
  • Oars moved back and forth in smooth cadence.
  • He speaks with a soft Southern cadence.

Synonyms for Cadence

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