Definitions For Latitude


  • Scope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction
  • The angular distance between an imaginary line around a heavenly body parallel to its equator and the equator itself
  • An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
  • Freedom from normal restraints in conduct
  • Distance north or south of the equator measured in degrees up to 90 degrees
  • An imaginary line that circles the Earth at a particular latitude and that is parallel to the equator
  • Freedom to choose how to act or what to do

Is Latitude a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Latitude is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Latitude in a Sentence

  • A map of the world showing lines of latitude and longitude
  • Located at a latitude of 40 degrees north
  • Madrid and New York City are on nearly the same latitude.

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