Definitions For Present


  • A verb tense that expresses actions or states at the time of speaking
  • Something presented as a gift
  • The period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
  • To give something to someone in a formal way or in a ceremony
  • To formally talk about (something you have written, studied, etc.) to a group of people
  • To make (something) available to be used or considered


  • Bring forward and present to the mind
  • Recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position
  • Cause to come to know personally
  • Formally present a debutante, a representative of a country, etc.
  • Deliver (a speech, oration, or idea)
  • Present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize
  • Represent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture
  • Perform (a play), especially on a stage
  • Give an exhibition of to an interested audience
  • Give as a present; make a gift of
  • Give, especially as an honor or reward
  • Hand over formally
  • Introduce


  • Temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration
  • Being or existing in a specified place

Is Present 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 Present is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Present in a Sentence

  • He presented the queen with a diamond necklace.
  • He was presented with a medal at the ceremony.
  • She presented a check for $5,000 to the charity.
  • The game has existed in its present form for more than 300 years.
  • I am very busy at the present moment.

Synonyms for Present

Antonyms for Present

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