Definitions For Devise


  • (law) a gift of real property by will
  • A will disposing of real property


  • Come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort
  • Arrange by systematic planning and united effort
  • Give by will, especially real property
  • To invent or plan (something that is difficult or complicated)

Is Devises 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 Devise is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Devise in a Sentence

  • They have devised a new method for converting sunlight into electricity.
  • She quickly devised a new scheme when the first one failed

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