Is PRIOR a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'prior'


  1. PRIOR, the head of a religious order; in an abbey the prior is next below the abbot
  2. PRIOR, a monk who is the head of a religious house or order
  3. PRIOR, a priest whose rank is just below that of an abbot
  4. PRIOR, a previous time of being arrested for or found guilty of a crime


  1. PRIOR, earlier in time

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The word PRIOR is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'prior' in a sentence

  1. Do you have a prior history of back problems?
  2. The job requires prior experience in advertising.
  3. The defendant had a prior record of convictions.

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