Definitions For Paradigm


  • A standard or typical example
  • The generally accepted perspective of a particular discipline at a given time
  • The class of all items that can be substituted into the same position (or slot) in a grammatical sentence (are in paradigmatic relation with one another)
  • Systematic arrangement of all the inflected forms of a word
  • A model or pattern for something that may be copied
  • A theory or a group of ideas about how something should be done, made, or thought about

Is Paradigm a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Paradigm is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Paradigm in a Sentence

  • Her recent book provides us with a new paradigm for modern biography.
  • The Freudian paradigm of psychoanalysis
  • A new study that challenges the current evolutionary paradigm

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