Definitions For Epoch


  • A unit of geological time that is a subdivision of a period and is itself divided into ages
  • A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event
  • (astronomy) an arbitrarily fixed date that is the point in time relative to which information (as coordinates of a celestial body) is recorded
  • A period of time that is very important in history

Is Epochs a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Epoch is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Epoch in a Sentence

  • The Civil War era was an epoch in 19th-century U.S. history.
  • The development of the steam engine marked an important epoch in the history of industry.

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