Definitions For Powder


  • Any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder
  • A solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized
  • A mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks
  • A dry substance made up of very tiny pieces of something
  • A very fine, dry substance that is put on your body or face especially to make it dry or less shiny
  • Snow that is very light and dry


  • Apply powder to
  • Make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust
  • To put powder on (your face or body)

Is Powder 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 Powder is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Powder in a Sentence

  • She powdered her face and put on lipstick.
  • You have to powder the antibiotic tablet and mix it with food
  • The powder is made from the roots of the plant.
  • Mix together the different powders.
  • She crushed the peppercorns into a fine powder.

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