Definitions For Castle

noun

  • Interchanging the positions of the king and a rook
  • A large building formerly occupied by a ruler and fortified against attack
  • (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard
  • A large and stately mansion
  • A large building usually with high, thick walls and towers that was built in the past to protect against attack
  • A large expensive house
  • A piece in the game of chess that looks like a castle tower

verb

  • Move the king two squares toward a rook and in the same move the rook to the square next past the king

Is Castle 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

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
10

The word Castle is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Castle in a Sentence

  • Millionaires built their castles along the lake.
  • The implacable attackers placed the castle under a prolonged siege

Synonyms for Castle

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