Definitions For Decimate


  • Kill in large numbers
  • Kill one in every ten, as of mutineers in Roman armies
  • To destroy a large number of (plants, animals, people, etc.)
  • To severely damage or destroy a large part of (something)

Is Decimates 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 Decimate is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Decimate in a Sentence

  • This kind of moth is responsible for decimating thousands of trees in our town.
  • Budget cuts have decimated public services in small towns.

Synonyms for Decimate

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