Definitions For Plait


  • Any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
  • A hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
  • An arrangement of hair made by weaving three sections together


  • Weave into plaits
  • Make by braiding or interlacing
  • To twist together three pieces of (hair, rope, etc.)

Is Plait a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Plait is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Plait in a Sentence

  • She wore her hair in plaits.
  • She wore a plait down her back that reached her waist
  • My mum taught me how to plait my own hair.
  • plaited the doll's hair so it wouldn't tangle

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