Definitions For Cheering


  • Encouragement in the form of cheers from spectators
  • 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


  • Providing freedom from worry


  • 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 Cheering 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 Cheering is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Cheering 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 Cheering

Antonyms for Cheering

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