Definitions For Ladder


  • Steps consisting of two parallel members connected by rungs; for climbing up or down
  • A row of unravelled stitches
  • Ascending stages by which somebody or something can progress
  • A device used for climbing that has two long pieces of wood, metal, or rope with a series of steps or rungs between them
  • A series of steps or stages by which someone moves up to a higher or better position
  • A long hole in a stocking


  • Come unraveled or undone as if by snagging

Is Ladder 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 Ladder is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ladder in a Sentence

  • He was moving up the corporate ladder.
  • She worked her way up from the lowest rung on the economic ladder.
  • She got a ladder in her stocking.

Synonyms for Ladder

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