Is HEIGHTEN a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'heighten'


  1. HEIGHTEN, make more intense, stronger, or more marked
  2. HEIGHTEN, increase
  3. HEIGHTEN, make (one's senses) more acute
  4. HEIGHTEN, make more extreme; raise in quantity, degree, or intensity
  5. HEIGHTEN, become more extreme
  6. HEIGHTEN, increase the height of
  7. HEIGHTEN, to increase the amount, degree, or extent of (something)

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The word HEIGHTEN is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'heighten' in a sentence

  1. The plan will only heighten tensions between the two groups.
  2. This tragedy has heightened our awareness of the need for improved safety measures.
  3. Tensions between the two groups have heightened.

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