Is EARNEST a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'earnest'


  1. EARNEST, something of value given by one person to another to bind a contract
  2. EARNEST, serious and sincere : not lighthearted or playful


  1. EARNEST, not distracted by anything unrelated to the goal
  2. EARNEST, characterized by a firm and humorless belief in the validity of your opinions
  3. EARNEST, sincerely earnest

Synonyms for 'earnest'

Antonyms for 'earnest'

The word EARNEST is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'earnest' in a sentence

  1. an earnest plea for help
  2. I'll accept only an earnest apology from you.

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