Definitions For Impact


  • Influencing strongly
  • The violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat
  • The striking of one body against another
  • A forceful consequence; a strong effect
  • The act or force of one thing hitting another
  • A powerful or major influence or effect


  • Have an effect upon
  • Press or wedge together; pack together
  • To have a strong and often bad effect on (something or someone)
  • To hit (something) with great force

Is Impact 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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Words with Friends

The word Impact is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Impact in a Sentence

  • No one is sure how these changes will impact our relations with other countries.
  • Both events negatively impacted her life.
  • The tax increase will impact low-income families the most.
  • No one could have survived such an impact.
  • These warnings have been heard so often that they have lost their impact.
  • The book had a huge impact when it first came out.

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