Definitions For Clout


  • (boxing) a blow with the fist
  • A short nail with a flat head; used to attach sheet metal to wood
  • Special advantage or influence
  • A target used in archery
  • The power to influence or control situations
  • A hit especially with the hand


  • Strike hard, especially with the fist
  • To hit (the ball) very hard
  • To hit (someone or something) hard especially with your hand

Is Clout 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 Clout is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Clout in a Sentence

  • She used her political clout to have another school built.
  • Gave the stubborn handle a solid clout to make it turn
  • He clouted 19 home runs last year.
  • He'll clout me around the head if he finds out what I've done.

Synonyms for Clout

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