Definitions For Confiscate


  • Take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority
  • To take (something) away from someone especially as punishment or to enforce the law or rules


  • Surrendered as a penalty

Is Confiscate 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 Confiscate is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Confiscate in a Sentence

  • Guards confiscated knives and other weapons from the prisoners.
  • The teacher confiscated all cell phones for the duration of the field trip.

Synonyms for Confiscate

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