Definitions For Closet


  • A small private room for study or prayer
  • A small room (or recess) or cabinet used for storage space
  • A tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes
  • A toilet in Britain
  • A usually small room that is used for storing things (such as clothing, towels, or dishes)
  • A state in which someone will not talk about something or admit something ; especially : a state in which someone will not admit being a homosexual


  • Confine to a small space, as for intensive work
  • To put (yourself) in a room in order to be alone
  • To bring (someone) into a room in order to talk privately

Is Closet 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 Closet is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Closet in a Sentence

  • The sheets and blankets are in the hall closet.
  • He has a closet full of new clothes.
  • He closeted himself in his apartment for several days.
  • He closeted himself in his study, vowing not to emerge until he had finished the term paper
  • Some people think he's a closet homosexual.

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