Definitions For Instrument


  • The means whereby some act is accomplished
  • A device that requires skill for proper use
  • Any of various devices or contrivances that can be used to produce musical tones or sounds
  • The semantic role of the entity (usually inanimate) that the agent uses to perform an action or start a process
  • (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
  • A person used by another to gain an end
  • A tool or device used for a particular purpose ; especially : a tool or device designed to do careful and exact work
  • A device that measures something (such as temperature or distance)
  • A device that is used to make music


  • Address a legal document to
  • Write an instrumental score for
  • Equip with instruments for measuring, recording, or controlling

Is Instrument 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 Instrument is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Instrument in a Sentence

  • An instrument designed to measure the Earth's atmosphere
  • The piano was his favorite musical instrument.
  • Do you play any instruments?

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