Definitions For Extraneous


  • Coming from the outside
  • Not essential
  • Not pertinent to the matter under consideration
  • Not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source

Is Extraneous a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Extraneous is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Extraneous in a Sentence

  • She sped up the process by eliminating all extraneous steps.
  • The architect's streamlined modern style shuns any sort of extraneous ornamentation

Synonyms for Extraneous

Antonyms for Extraneous

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