Definitions For Dunk


  • A basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket
  • A shot that is made by jumping high in the air and pushing the ball down through the basket


  • Dip into a liquid while eating
  • Immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate
  • Make a dunk shot, in basketball
  • To dip (food) quickly into a liquid (such as coffee or milk) while eating
  • To push (someone or something) under water or other liquid for a short amount of time
  • To jump high in the air and push (the ball) down through the basket

Is Dunk 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 Dunk is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dunk in a Sentence

  • I like to dunk my doughnut in my coffee.
  • She dunked him while they were swimming.
  • He dunked the ladle into the soup.
  • The pass led to a dunk.

Synonyms for Dunk

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