Definitions For Dormant


  • Inactive but capable of becoming active
  • In a condition of biological rest or suspended animation
  • Lying with head on paws as if sleeping


  • (of e.g. volcanos) not erupting and not extinct

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

Examples of Dormant in a Sentence

  • The seeds will remain dormant until the spring.
  • Her emotions have lain dormant for many years.

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Antonyms for Dormant

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