Definitions For Dialect


  • The usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people
  • A form of a language that is spoken in a particular area and that uses some of its own words, grammar, and pronunciations

Is Dialect 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 Dialect is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dialect in a Sentence

  • They speak a southern dialect of French.
  • The author uses dialect in his writing.
  • The play was hard to understand when the characters spoke in dialect.

Synonyms for Dialect

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