Is FORESHORTENING a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'foreshortening'


  1. FORESHORTENING, to cause (something) to appear shorter than it really is because it is in the foreground of a drawing, painting, etc.
  2. FORESHORTENING, to make (something) shorter

The word FORESHORTENING is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'foreshortening' in a sentence

  1. The parts that extend towards the viewer are foreshortened.

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