Definitions For Mushroom


  • Fleshy body of any of numerous edible fungi
  • A large cloud of rubble and dust shaped like a mushroom and rising into the sky after an explosion (especially of a nuclear bomb)
  • Any of various fleshy fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota consisting of a cap at the end of a stem arising from an underground mycelium
  • Mushrooms and related fleshy fungi (including toadstools, puffballs, morels, coral fungi, etc.)
  • Common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool)
  • A fungus that is shaped like an umbrella ; especially : one that can be eaten


  • Grow and spread fast
  • Pick or gather mushrooms
  • To increase or develop very quickly
  • To collect wild mushrooms

Is Mushroom 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 Mushroom is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Mushroom in a Sentence

  • Cut up some mushrooms for the salad
  • Interest in local history is suddenly mushrooming.
  • Her hobby mushroomed into a thriving business.
  • He goes mushrooming in the spring every year.

Antonyms for Mushroom

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