Is OVERCOME 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 'overcome'


  1. OVERCOME, overcome, usually through no fault or weakness of the person that is overcome
  2. OVERCOME, win a victory over
  3. OVERCOME, get on top of; deal with successfully
  4. OVERCOME, overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
  5. OVERCOME, to defeat (someone or something)
  6. OVERCOME, to successfully deal with or gain control of (something difficult)
  7. OVERCOME, to affect (someone) very strongly or severely

Synonyms for 'overcome'

The word OVERCOME is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'overcome' in a sentence

  1. After a tough battle, they overcame the enemy.
  2. a story about overcoming adversity
  3. She overcame a leg injury and is back running again.

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