Definitions For Charter


  • A document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights; includes the articles of incorporation and the certificate of incorporation
  • A contract to hire or lease transportation
  • A document issued by a government that gives rights to a person or group
  • A document which declares that a city, town, school, or corporation has been established
  • A document that describes the basic laws, principles, etc., of a group


  • Engage for service under a term of contract
  • Grant a charter to
  • Hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
  • To give a charter to (a government, corporation, etc.)
  • To hire (a ship, bus, etc.) for temporary use

Is Charter 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 Charter is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Charter in a Sentence

  • The charter allows for unrestricted trading.
  • The city was chartered in 1837.
  • The team chartered a plane.

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