Is NECESSITATE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'necessitate'


  1. NECESSITATE, require as useful, just, or proper
  2. NECESSITATE, cause to be a concomitant
  3. NECESSITATE, to make (something) necessary

Synonyms for 'necessitate'

Antonyms for 'necessitate'

The word NECESSITATE is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'necessitate' in a sentence

  1. New safety regulations necessitated adding a railing to the stairs.
  2. getting new shoes would necessitate another trip to the mall

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