Definitions For Diction


  • The manner in which something is expressed in words
  • The articulation of speech regarded from the point of view of its intelligibility to the audience
  • The clearness of a person's speech
  • The way in which words are used in speech or writing

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

Examples of Diction in a Sentence

  • The actor's diction was so poor I could hardly understand what he was saying.
  • The student's essay was full of careless diction.

Synonyms for Diction

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