Definitions For Properly


  • In accordance with what is appropriate or suitable for the circumstances
  • Indicating exactness or preciseness
  • In the right manner; correctly; suitably


  • In a complete way

Is Properly a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Properly is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Properly in a Sentence

  • It is not proper to speak that way.
  • The children need to learn proper behavior.
  • It would not be proper for you to borrow the ladder without asking first.
  • They beat us good and proper.

Synonyms for Properly

Antonyms for Properly

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