Is CAPTAIN a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'captain'


  1. CAPTAIN, a dining-room attendant who is in charge of the waiters and the seating of customers
  2. CAPTAIN, the pilot in charge of an airship
  3. CAPTAIN, the naval officer in command of a military ship
  4. CAPTAIN, a policeman in charge of a precinct
  5. CAPTAIN, an officer holding a rank below a major but above a lieutenant
  6. CAPTAIN, the leader of a group of people
  7. CAPTAIN, an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship
  8. CAPTAIN, a person who is in charge of a ship or an airplane
  9. CAPTAIN, an officer of high rank in some branches of the military
  10. CAPTAIN, an officer of high rank in a police or fire department
  11. CAPTAIN, to be in charge of (a ship or airplane)
  12. CAPTAIN, to lead (a team)


  1. CAPTAIN, be the captain of a sports team

Synonyms for 'captain'

The word CAPTAIN is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'captain' in a sentence

  1. The captain has turned off the “fasten seat belt” sign.
  2. the captain is responsible for everything that happens to his ship in the course of a voyage
  3. The ship was captained by John Smith.
  4. She captained last year's team.

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