Definitions For Dodging


  • Deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening
  • Nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do
  • A statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
  • A clever or dishonest trick done in order to avoid something


  • To move quickly to one side in order to avoid being hit by (someone or something)
  • To move quickly in order to avoid being hit, seen, stopped, etc.
  • To get away from or avoid (someone or something) in a skillful or dishonest way

Is Dodging a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Dodging is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dodging in a Sentence

  • It was just another dodge to get out of working.
  • Just another dodge to get out of working in the yard
  • He dodged the first punch but was hit by the second.
  • She dodged through the crowds as she hurried home.
  • We dodged between the cars as we raced across the street.

Synonyms for Dodging

Antonyms for Dodging

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