Definitions For Compass


  • Navigational instrument for finding directions
  • Drafting instrument used for drawing circles
  • An area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:
  • The limit of capability


  • Get the meaning of something
  • Travel around, either by plane or ship
  • Bring about; accomplish
  • A device that is used to find direction by means of a needle that always points north
  • Something that helps a person make choices about what is right, effective, etc.
  • A tool that consists of two pointed sticks joined at the top and that is used for measuring distances

Is Compass 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 Compass is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Compass in a Sentence

  • Attempting more than his modest abilities could compass
  • The great age of exploration, when ships of sail compassed the earth
  • He always carries a compass when he walks in the woods.
  • His religion is the compass that guides him.
  • Interest rates serve as a compass for determining whether to buy or sell stocks.

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