Is PARASITE 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 'parasite'

noun

  1. PARASITE, an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal or plant); it obtains nourishment from the host without benefiting or killing the host
  2. PARASITE, a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage
  3. PARASITE, an animal or plant that lives in or on another animal or plant and gets food or protection from it
  4. PARASITE, a person or thing that takes something from someone or something else and does not do anything to earn it or deserve it

Synonyms for 'parasite'

The word PARASITE is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'parasite' in a sentence

  1. Many diseases are caused by parasites.
  2. She's a parasite who only stays with him for the money.
  3. These new companies are parasites feeding off the success of those who spent the last decade establishing the industry.

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