Definitions For Leeway


  • A permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits
  • (of a ship or plane) sideways drift
  • Freedom to do something the way you want to do it

Is Leeway 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 Leeway is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Leeway in a Sentence

  • They give their students leeway to try new things.
  • You will be given some leeway in choosing how to carry out the project

Synonyms for Leeway

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