Definitions For Prescription


  • A drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist
  • Written instructions from a physician or dentist to a druggist concerning the form and dosage of a drug to be issued to a given patient
  • Written instructions for an optician on the lenses for a given person
  • Directions prescribed beforehand; the action of prescribing authoritative rules or directions
  • A written message from a doctor that officially tells someone to use a medicine, therapy, etc.
  • A medicine or drug that a doctor officially tells someone to use
  • Something that is suggested as a way to do something or to make something happen


  • Available only with a doctor's written prescription

Is Prescription 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 Prescription is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Prescription in a Sentence

  • The drug is only sold with a prescription.
  • I have to pick up my prescription.

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