Definitions For Grate


  • A frame of iron bars to hold a fire
  • A barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air
  • A harsh rasping sound made by scraping something


  • Scratch repeatedly
  • Make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together
  • Reduce to small shreds or pulverize by rubbing against a rough or sharp perforated surface
  • Gnaw into; make resentful or angry
  • Furnish with a grate
  • A metal frame with bars across it that is used in a fireplace or to cover an opening

Is Grate 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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The word Grate is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

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