Definitions For Gruff


  • Deep and harsh sounding as if from shouting or illness or emotion
  • Brusque and surly and forbidding

Is Gruff 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

Words with Friends

The word Gruff is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gruff in a Sentence

  • Don't be fooled by his gruff manner—he's really very kind.
  • He spoke in a gruff voice.

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