Definitions For Fester


  • A sore that has become inflamed and formed pus
  • To become painful and infected
  • To become worse as time passes


  • Ripen and generate pus

Is Fester 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 Fester is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Fester in a Sentence

  • Pus oozed out of the fester
  • His wounds festered for days before he got medical attention.
  • His feelings of resentment have festered for years.
  • We should deal with these problems now instead of allowing them to fester.

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