Definitions For Circumscribe


  • Restrict or confine within limits
  • Draw a line around
  • To draw a geometric figure around another figure so that the two are in contact but do not intersect
  • To limit the size or amount of (something)
  • To draw a shape around (another shape)

Is Circumscribe 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 Circumscribe is worth 22 points in Scrabble and 28 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Circumscribe in a Sentence

  • The circle is circumscribed by a square.
  • circumscribed his enthusiasm so as not to make the losing side feel worse

Synonyms for Circumscribe

Antonyms for Circumscribe

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