Definitions For Pontifical


  • The vestments and other insignia of a pontiff (especially a bishop)
  • Of, relating to, or coming from a pope


  • Puffed up with vanity


  • Denoting or governed by or relating to a bishop or bishops
  • Proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles

Is Pontifical 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 Pontifical is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pontifical in a Sentence

  • A theater critic known for his pontifical pronouncements on what is or is not worth seeing

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