Definitions For Cleat


  • A strip of wood or metal used to strengthen the surface to which it is attached
  • A fastener (usually with two projecting horns) around which a rope can be secured
  • A metal or leather projection (as from the sole of a shoe); prevents slipping
  • A metal or wooden object that is attached to something (such as a boat or dock) and around which a rope can be tied
  • A piece of rubber, wood, or metal that is fastened to the bottom of a shoe or boot to prevent slipping
  • Shoes that have cleats on them


  • Secure on a cleat
  • Provide with cleats

Is Cleat 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 Cleat is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Cleat in a Sentence

  • A football player wearing cleats

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