Is PORTENTOUS a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'portentous'


  1. PORTENTOUS, puffed up with vanity
  2. PORTENTOUS, ominously prophetic
  3. PORTENTOUS, of momentous or ominous significance

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The word PORTENTOUS is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'portentous' in a sentence

  1. an eerie and portentous stillness hung over the camp the night before the battle
  2. in 1969 people regarded the first landing on the moon as a truly portentous event

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