Is OPPONENT 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 'opponent'


  1. OPPONENT, someone who offers opposition
  2. OPPONENT, a contestant that you are matched against
  3. OPPONENT, a person, team, group, etc., that is competing against another in a contest
  4. OPPONENT, a person, group, etc., that is against something (such as an action, law, or system) : someone or something that does not want something to exist, be done, etc.


  1. OPPONENT, characterized by active hostility

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The word OPPONENT is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'opponent' in a sentence

  1. She is a formidable opponent in the race for senator.
  2. The team's opponents have not lost a game this season.
  3. He knocked out his opponent in the third round.

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