Definitions For Margin


  • A permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits
  • An amount beyond the minimum necessary
  • The blank space that surrounds the text on a page
  • (finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
  • The amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities
  • The boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
  • The part of a page that is above, below, or to the side of the printed part
  • The place where something (such as a piece of land) stops : the edge of something
  • An extra amount of something (such as time or space) that can be used if it is needed

Is Margin 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 Margin is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Margin in a Sentence

  • Please write your name in the left margin of the page.
  • A book with wide margins
  • Mountains lie at the city's northern margins.
  • The riverbed is margined by a flat beach of smooth rocks

Synonyms for Margin

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