Is LANCE 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 'lance'


  1. LANCE, a surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade; used for punctures and small incisions
  2. LANCE, a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
  3. LANCE, an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
  4. LANCE, a long, pointed weapon used in the past by knights riding on horses


  1. LANCE, open by piercing with a lancet
  2. LANCE, pierce with a lance, as in a knights' fight
  3. LANCE, move quickly, as if by cutting one's way
  4. LANCE, to cut (an infected area on a person's skin) with a sharp tool so that pus will flow out

Synonyms for 'lance'

The word LANCE is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'lance' in a sentence

  1. the lance struck squarely on the knight's shield, knocking him from his horse
  2. He had the boil on his arm lanced.
  3. doctors used to lance infected sores, so that they could drain clean

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