Definitions For Degenerate


  • A person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
  • A person whose behavior is not morally right or socially acceptable


  • Grow worse
  • To change to a worse state or condition : to become worse, weaker, less useful, etc.


  • Unrestrained by convention or morality

Is Degenerate 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 Degenerate is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Degenerate in a Sentence

  • He criticizes what he believes is a degenerate society.
  • A degenerate society in which people had no sense of being citizens, only consumers
  • Over the years the community-minded organization degenerated into a club for loafers
  • A couple of degenerates on a crime spree
  • A degenerate who is uninterested in anything but his own gratification

Synonyms for Degenerate

Antonyms for Degenerate

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