Is ESSAY 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 'essay'


  1. ESSAY, a tentative attempt
  2. ESSAY, an analytic or interpretive literary composition
  3. ESSAY, a short piece of writing that tells a person's thoughts or opinions about a subject


  1. ESSAY, make an effort or attempt
  2. ESSAY, put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to
  3. ESSAY, to try to do, perform, or deal with (something)

Synonyms for 'essay'

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

How to use the word 'essay' in a sentence

  1. There is no hint as to which of the approaches essayed in this book will prove most useful.
  2. he had been in gymnastics for some time before he even considered essaying that move
  3. Your assignment is to write a 500-word essay on one of Shakespeare's sonnets.
  4. The book is a collection of his previously unpublished essays on a variety of topics.

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