Definitions For Prune


  • Dried plum
  • A dried plum that is often cooked before it is eaten


  • Weed out unwanted or unnecessary things
  • Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
  • To cut off some of the branches of (a tree or bush) so that it will grow better or look better
  • To reduce (something) by removing parts that are not necessary or wanted

Is Prune 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 Prune is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Prune in a Sentence

  • She carefully pruned the hedge.
  • Those trees need to be pruned every year.
  • The students were asked to prune their essays.

Synonyms for Prune

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