Is COUNTENANCE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'countenance'


  1. COUNTENANCE, the appearance conveyed by a person's face
  2. COUNTENANCE, the human face (kisser' and smiler' and mug' are informal terms for face' and phiz' is British)
  3. COUNTENANCE, formal and explicit approval
  4. COUNTENANCE, the appearance of a person's face : a person's expression


  1. COUNTENANCE, consent to, give permission
  2. COUNTENANCE, to accept, support, or approve of (something)

Synonyms for 'countenance'

Antonyms for 'countenance'

The word COUNTENANCE is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'countenance' in a sentence

  1. The photograph showed his somber countenance.
  2. a pleasant countenance that puts visitors at ease
  3. I don't countenance such behavior in children of any age.
  4. countenanced the delays and inconveniences of traveling by air with good grace

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