Definitions For Lateral


  • A pass to a receiver upfield from the passer


  • Lying away from the median and sagittal plane of a body
  • Situated at or extending to the side


  • A pass thrown to the side or backward

Is Lateral 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 Lateral is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lateral in a Sentence

  • The lateral force of an earthquake
  • From the lateral view you can see how thick the wall really is

Synonyms for Lateral

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