Definitions For Mordant


  • A substance used to treat leather or other materials before dyeing; aids in dyeing process


  • Of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
  • Harshly ironic or sinister

Is Mordant 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 Mordant is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mordant in a Sentence

  • A writer famous for her mordant humor
  • A mordant review of the movie that compared it to having one's teeth pulled for two hours

Synonyms for Mordant

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