Definitions For Partitioning


  • The act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart
  • An analysis into mutually exclusive categories
  • A wall or screen that separates one area from another
  • The division of a country into separate political units


  • To divide (something) into parts or shares
  • To divide (a country) into two or more parts having separate political status

Is Partitioning 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

Words with Friends

The word Partitioning is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Partitioning in a Sentence

  • A thin partition separates the two rooms in the cabin.
  • Folding partitions separate the different banquet halls in the building.
  • The bank teller sat behind a glass partition.
  • It was necessary to partition the work to be done to make the job easier to accomplish.
  • The room is partitioned into four sections.
  • After the war, the country was partitioned.

Synonyms for Partitioning

Antonyms for Partitioning

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!

Cite This Article

Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

WORD SCRAMBLE. THE WORD FINDER located on the website