Is EMBRACE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'embrace'


  1. EMBRACE, a close affectionate and protective acceptance
  2. EMBRACE, the act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)
  3. EMBRACE, the state of taking in or encircling
  4. EMBRACE, the act of holding someone in your arms : the act of embracing someone


  1. EMBRACE, take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own
  2. EMBRACE, hold (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness
  3. EMBRACE, include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory
  4. EMBRACE, to hold someone in your arms as a way of expressing love or friendship
  5. EMBRACE, to accept (something or someone) readily or gladly
  6. EMBRACE, to use (an opportunity) eagerly

Synonyms for 'embrace'

Antonyms for 'embrace'

The word EMBRACE is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'embrace' in a sentence

  1. They embraced one last time before going their separate ways.
  2. a politician who has been embraced by conservatives
  3. Charity embraces all acts of generous giving.
  4. He held her in a warm embrace.

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