Is LATE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'late'


  1. LATE, having died recently
  2. LATE, (used especially of persons) of the immediate past
  3. LATE, of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
  4. LATE, after the expected or usual time; delayed


  1. LATE, being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time
  2. LATE, at or toward an end or late period or stage of development
  3. LATE, of a later stage in the development of a language or literature; used especially of dead languages


  1. LATE, later than usual or than expected
  2. LATE, in the recent past
  3. LATE, to an advanced time
  4. LATE, at an advanced age or stage


  1. LATE, at or near the end of a period of time or a process, activity, series, etc.
  2. LATE, after the usual or expected time

Synonyms for 'late'

Antonyms for 'late'

The word LATE is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'late' in a sentence

  1. It happened in late spring.
  2. a word first recorded in the late 17th century
  3. We had a late spring this year.
  4. Late in the year he became ill.
  5. It rained late in the day.
  6. Late in his career he moved to the city.

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