Definitions For Context


  • Discourse that surrounds a language unit and helps to determine its interpretation
  • The set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event
  • The words that are used with a certain word or phrase and that help to explain its meaning
  • The situation in which something happens : the group of conditions that exist where and when something happens

Is Context 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 Context is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Context in a Sentence

  • We need to look at the event within the larger context of world history.
  • The book puts these events in their proper historical and social contexts.
  • We need to consider these events in context.

Synonyms for Context

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