Definitions For General

noun

  • A fact about the whole (as opposed to particular)
  • A general officer of the highest rank
  • The head of a religious order or congregation

verb

  • Command as a general

adjective

  • Prevailing among and common to the general public
  • Of worldwide scope or applicability
  • Not specialized or limited to one class of things
  • Somewhat indefinite

adjective

  • Applying to all or most members of a category or group
  • Affecting the entire body

Is General a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
11

The word General is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of General in a Sentence

  • They have issued a general warning.
  • The general consensus is that we should go ahead.
  • The witness was able to provide a very general description of the thief.

Synonyms for General

Antonyms for General

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