Is DEFENCE 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 'defence'


  1. DEFENCE, the act of defending someone or something against attack or injury
  2. DEFENCE, protection from harm
  3. DEFENCE, (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
  4. DEFENCE, a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him
  5. DEFENCE, a structure used to defend against attack
  6. DEFENCE, the justification for some act or belief
  7. DEFENCE, the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions
  8. DEFENCE, an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack
  9. DEFENCE, the defendant and his legal advisors collectively
  10. DEFENCE, (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring
  11. DEFENCE, (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires

Synonyms for 'defence'

The word DEFENCE is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

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