Definitions For Column


  • (architecture) a tall vertical cylindrical structure standing upright and used to support a structure
  • A vertical cylindrical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (such as a monument)
  • A vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands
  • Any tubular or pillar-like supporting structure in the body
  • A page or text that is vertically divided
  • An article giving opinions or perspectives
  • A line of units following one after another
  • A vertical array of numbers or other information
  • Anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower
  • A long post made of steel, stone, etc., that is used as a support in a building
  • A group of printed or written items (such as numbers or words) shown one under the other down a page
  • Any one of two or more sections of print that appear next to each other on a page and are separated by a blank space or a line

Is Column 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 Column is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Column in a Sentence

  • A facade with marble columns
  • Add the first column of numbers.
  • The article takes up three columns.

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