Is OPERATE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'operate'


  1. OPERATE, perform surgery on
  2. OPERATE, perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense
  3. OPERATE, handle and cause to function
  4. OPERATE, keep engaged
  5. OPERATE, perform as expected when applied
  6. OPERATE, direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.
  7. OPERATE, to function or behave in a proper or particular way
  8. OPERATE, to use and control (something)
  9. OPERATE, to have control of (something, such as a business, department, program, etc.)

Synonyms for 'operate'

The word OPERATE is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'operate' in a sentence

  1. They hope to have the windmill operating again tomorrow.
  2. The camera also operates underwater.
  3. The machine can operate at high speeds.

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