Definitions For Famine


  • A severe shortage of food (as through crop failure) resulting in violent hunger and starvation and death
  • An acute insufficiency
  • A situation in which many people do not have enough food to eat

Is Famine 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 Famine is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Famine in a Sentence

  • The famine affected half the continent.
  • Millions killed by war, drought, and famine

Synonyms for Famine

Antonyms for Famine

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