Definitions For Official


  • Someone who administers the rules of a game or sport
  • A worker who holds or is invested with an office
  • A person who has a position of authority in a company, organization, or government : a person who holds an office
  • A person (such as a referee or umpire) who makes sure that players are following the rules of a game


  • Having official authority or sanction
  • Of or relating to an office


  • Verified officially
  • (of a church) given official status as a national or state institution
  • Conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline

Is Official 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 Official is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Official in a Sentence

  • She interviewed a senior official from the previous administration.
  • A company official responded to our request.
  • She was accused of destroying official documents.
  • Her illness did not prevent her from performing her official duties.
  • The Vice President is on an official trip.

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