Definitions For Peanut


  • An insignificant sum of money; a trifling amount
  • Pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; groundnut' and monkey nut' are British terms
  • A young child who is small for his age
  • Widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground
  • Underground pod of the peanut vine
  • A nut with a thin shell that grows under the ground and that can be eaten
  • A very small amount of money


  • Of little importance or influence or power; of minor status

Is Peanuts 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 Peanut is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Peanut in a Sentence

  • Five billion dollars is peanuts compared to what the government spends each year.
  • He works all day for peanuts.
  • This is a peanut matter, and we're fools for wasting time on it

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Antonyms for Peanuts

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