Definitions For Phase


  • (astronomy) the particular appearance of a body's state of illumination (especially one of the recurring shapes of the part of Earth's moon that is illuminated by the sun)
  • (physical chemistry) a distinct state of matter in a system; matter that is identical in chemical composition and physical state and separated from other material by the phase boundary
  • A particular point in the time of a cycle; measured from some arbitrary zero and expressed as an angle
  • Any distinct time period in a sequence of events
  • A part or step in a process : one part in a series of related events or actions
  • A short period of time during which a person behaves in a particular way or likes a particular thing
  • The shape of the part of the moon that is visible at different times during a month


  • Adjust so as to be in a synchronized condition
  • Arrange in phases or stages

Is Phase a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Phase is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Phase in a Sentence

  • The project will be done in three phases.
  • He's in the final phase of treatment now.
  • The building project marks a new phase in the town's development.

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