Definitions For Husk


  • Outer membranous covering of some fruits or seeds
  • Material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
  • A usually thin, dry layer that covers some seeds and fruits


  • Remove the husks from
  • To remove the thin, dry layer that covers some seeds and fruits : to remove the husk from (something)

Is Husk 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 Husk is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Husk in a Sentence

  • A high stone wall is the husk that protects the actor from prying curiosity seekers
  • The tedious task of husking coconuts

Synonyms for Husk

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