Definitions For Moot


  • A hypothetical case that law students argue as an exercise
  • To introduce (an idea, subject, etc.) for discussion


  • Think about carefully; weigh


  • Open to argument or debate
  • Of no legal significance (as having been previously decided)

Is Moot a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Moot is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Moot in a Sentence

  • Conservatives had shouted down the proposal when it was first mooted
  • The issue of whether a person's nature or upbringing is more important continues to be mooted by experts and laymen alike
  • The court ruled that the issue is now moot because the people involved in the dispute have died.
  • I think they were wrong, but the point is moot. Their decision has been made and it can't be changed now.

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