Definitions For Lecture


  • Teaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class)
  • A lengthy rebuke
  • A speech that is open to the public
  • A talk or speech given to a group of people to teach them about a particular subject
  • A talk that criticizes someone's behavior in an angry or serious way


  • Censure severely or angrily
  • Deliver a lecture or talk
  • To give a talk or a series of talks to a group of people to teach them about a particular subject
  • To talk to (someone) in an angry or serious way

Is Lecture 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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Words with Friends

The word Lecture is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lecture in a Sentence

  • She's planning to give a series of lectures on modern art.
  • Several hundred people are expected to attend the lecture.
  • I came home late and got a lecture from my parents.
  • She lectures in art at the local college.
  • They lectured their children about the importance of honesty.
  • I lectured her about doing better in school.

Synonyms for Lecture

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