Is KOWTOW a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'kowtow'


  1. KOWTOW, a former Chinese custom of touching the ground with the forehead as a sign of respect or submission


  1. KOWTOW, try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
  2. KOWTOW, bend the knees and bow in a servile manner
  3. KOWTOW, to agree too easily or eagerly to do what someone else wants you to do : to obey someone with power in a way that seems weak

Synonyms for 'kowtow'

The word KOWTOW is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'kowtow' in a sentence

  1. you can try kowtowing to the boss, but he'll see right through you

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