Definitions For Partial

noun

  • A harmonic with a frequency that is a multiple of the fundamental frequency
  • The derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant

adjective

  • Being or affecting only a part; not total
  • (followed by of' or to') having a strong preference or liking for

adjective

  • Showing favoritism

Is Partial a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
9
Words with Friends
11

The word Partial is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Partial in a Sentence

  • These plants prefer full sun or partial shade.
  • The partial ban on immigration has been lifted.
  • His latest play was deemed only a partial success by the critics.

Synonyms for Partial

Antonyms for Partial

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