Is CARETAKING 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 'caretaking'


  1. CARETAKING, a person who takes care of buildings or land while the owner is not there
  2. CARETAKING, a person who gives physical or emotional care to someone (such as a child, an old person, or someone who is sick)

The word CARETAKING is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'caretaking' in a sentence

  1. We have a caretaker who watches the place for us while we are away.
  2. hired a caretaker for the mansion during the winter months

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