Definitions For Kernel


  • The choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  • A single whole grain of a cereal
  • The inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone
  • The small, somewhat soft part inside a seed or nut
  • A whole seed ; especially : one of the yellow seeds that cover an ear of corn
  • A very small amount of something

Is Kernel 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 Kernel is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Kernel in a Sentence

  • There's not a kernel of truth in what they say.
  • The kernel of your argument seems to be the inevitability of the division of that nation along ethnic lines

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