Definitions For Mitre


  • A liturgical headdress worn by bishops on formal occasions
  • The surface of a beveled end of a piece where a miter joint is made
  • Joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner
  • A high pointed hat worn by a bishop or abbot in church ceremonies


  • To match or fit (boards) together in a miter joint

Is Mitre 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 Mitre is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mitre in a Sentence

  • The corners of the frame were carefully mitered.

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