Definitions For Gist

noun

  • The choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  • The central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work

Is Gist 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
5
Words with Friends
6

The word Gist is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gist in a Sentence

  • Didn't catch every word between them, but heard enough to get the gist of the conversation

Synonyms for Gist

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