Definitions For Cheer


  • The quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom
  • A cry or shout of approval
  • A shout of praise or encouragement
  • A happy feeling or attitude
  • A special song or chant that is performed to encourage a team during a game in sports like American football and basketball


  • Show approval or good wishes by shouting
  • Spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
  • Become cheerful
  • Cause (somebody) to feel happier or more cheerful
  • Give encouragement to
  • To shout with joy, approval, or enthusiasm
  • To express enthusiastic approval of or support for (something)
  • To cause (someone) to feel happier or more hopeful

Is Cheer 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

Words with Friends

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

Examples of Cheer in a Sentence

  • The audience let out a cheer.
  • Loud cheers were coming from the bleachers.
  • The star was greeted with cheers.
  • The crowd cheered as he crossed the finish line.
  • We were cheering for you all the way!
  • The crowd cheered him as he crossed the finish line.

Synonyms for Cheer

Antonyms for Cheer

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