Definitions For Canker


  • A pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of
  • An ulceration (especially of the lips or lining of the mouth)
  • A fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark
  • Something that causes bad things to happen
  • Any of various plant diseases


  • Infect with a canker
  • Become infected with a canker

Is Canker 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 Canker is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Canker in a Sentence

  • Such shameless ambulance chasing cankers the legal profession

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Antonyms for Canker

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