Definitions For Cell


  • (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
  • A device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction
  • A room where a prisoner is kept
  • Small room in which a monk or nun lives
  • Any small compartment
  • A hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver
  • A small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement
  • A room in a prison, jail, etc., where prisoners live or are kept
  • A small room that one person (such as a monk or a nun) lives in
  • Any one of the very small parts that together form all living things

Is Cell 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 Cell is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Cell in a Sentence

  • The suspect was in the police station's holding cell overnight.
  • His mission was to locate and infiltrate the terrorist cell that was believed to be hiding in the city

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