Is DETERIORATE 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 'deteriorate'


  1. DETERIORATE, grow worse
  2. DETERIORATE, become worse or disintegrate
  3. DETERIORATE, to become worse as time passes
  4. DETERIORATE, to make (something) worse

Synonyms for 'deteriorate'

Antonyms for 'deteriorate'

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

How to use the word 'deteriorate' in a sentence

  1. efforts to save a deteriorating rain forest
  2. Exposure to rain and sun will gradually deteriorate the paint.

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