Is DIRECT a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'direct'


  1. DIRECT, plan and direct (a complex undertaking)
  2. DIRECT, specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public
  3. DIRECT, command with authority
  4. DIRECT, give directions to; point somebody into a certain direction
  5. DIRECT, put an address on (an envelope)
  6. DIRECT, intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
  7. DIRECT, point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
  8. DIRECT, guide the actors in (plays and films)
  9. DIRECT, lead, as in the performance of a composition
  10. DIRECT, direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
  11. DIRECT, cause to go somewhere
  12. DIRECT, take somebody somewhere
  13. DIRECT, be in charge of
  14. DIRECT, to cause (someone or something) to turn, move, or point in a particular way
  15. DIRECT, to cause (someone's attention, thoughts, emotions, etc.) to relate to a particular person, thing, goal, etc.
  16. DIRECT, to say (something) to a particular person or group
  17. DIRECT, in a straight line without turning or stopping
  18. DIRECT, straight from a source with nothing and nobody in between


  1. DIRECT, lacking compromising or mitigating elements; exact
  2. DIRECT, having no intervening persons, agents, conditions
  3. DIRECT, in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker
  4. DIRECT, being an immediate result or consequence


  1. DIRECT, direct in spatial dimensions; proceeding without deviation or interruption; straight and short
  2. DIRECT, (of a current) flowing in one direction only
  3. DIRECT, straightforward in means or manner or behavior or language or action
  4. DIRECT, similar in nature or effect or relation to another quantity
  5. DIRECT, moving from west to east on the celestial sphere; or--for planets--around the sun in the same direction as the Earth
  6. DIRECT, in a straight unbroken line of descent from parent to child


  1. DIRECT, without deviation

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The word DIRECT is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'direct' in a sentence

  1. Be sure that the water nozzle is directed downward.
  2. The sloping ground helps direct water away from the home.
  3. Let me direct your attention to the book's second chapter.
  4. I found a more direct route to the city.
  5. That way is more direct.
  6. Keep these plants out of direct sunlight.
  7. It costs less if you buy it direct from the manufacturer.
  8. flew direct to the coast

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