Is CONTROL a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

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Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'control'


  1. CONTROL, the activity of managing or exerting control over something
  2. CONTROL, (physiology) regulation or maintenance of a function or action or reflex etc
  3. CONTROL, a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine
  4. CONTROL, discipline in personal and social activities
  5. CONTROL, power to direct or determine
  6. CONTROL, great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity
  7. CONTROL, a standard against which other conditions can be compared in a scientific experiment
  8. CONTROL, the economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc.
  9. CONTROL, a spiritual agency that is assumed to assist the medium during a seance
  10. CONTROL, a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another
  11. CONTROL, the state that exists when one person or group has power over another
  12. CONTROL, the power to make decisions about how something is managed or done
  13. CONTROL, the ability to direct the actions of someone or something
  14. CONTROL, an action, method, or law that limits the amount or growth of something


  1. CONTROL, have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of
  2. CONTROL, be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something
  3. CONTROL, verify by using a duplicate register for comparison
  4. CONTROL, handle and cause to function
  5. CONTROL, maintain influence over (others or oneself) skillfully, usually to one's advantage
  6. CONTROL, exercise authoritative control or power over
  7. CONTROL, place under restrictions; limit access to by law
  8. CONTROL, lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
  9. CONTROL, check or regulate (a scientific experiment) by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard
  10. CONTROL, to direct the behavior of (a person or animal) : to cause (a person or animal) to do what you want
  11. CONTROL, to have power over (something)
  12. CONTROL, to direct the actions or function of (something) : to cause (something) to act or function in a certain way

Synonyms for 'control'

Antonyms for 'control'

The word CONTROL is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'control' in a sentence

  1. The parents could not control their child.
  2. The police controlled the crowd.
  3. The small boy could not control the big dog.
  4. The city wanted local control of education.
  5. The tribes fought for control over the territory.
  6. He took control of the family farm.

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