Definitions For Embankment


  • A long artificial mound of stone or earth; built to hold back water or to support a road or as protection
  • A raised bank or wall that is built to carry a roadway or hold back water

Is Embankment 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 Embankment is worth 20 points in Scrabble and 25 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Embankment in a Sentence

  • The embankment is steep, so be careful walking along the ridge

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