Definitions For Keynote


  • A fundamental or central idea
  • (music) the first note of a diatonic scale
  • The principal theme in a speech or literary work
  • The most important idea or part of something


  • Set the keynote of
  • Give the keynote address to (an audience)

Is Keynote 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 Keynote is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Keynote in a Sentence

  • Humor is the keynote of the play.
  • The need for a greater sense of self-reliance is the keynote of his self-help message

Synonyms for Keynote

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