Definitions For Dud


  • An event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual
  • An explosion that fails to occur
  • Someone who is unsuccessful
  • Something that does not do what it is supposed to do : something that is a complete failure
  • Clothes


  • Failing to detonate; especially not charged with an active explosive

Is Dud 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 Dud is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dud in a Sentence

  • The seeds must have been duds because the plants never grew.
  • She put on her new duds for the party.

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Antonyms for Dud

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