Is PUNCTURE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'puncture'

noun

  1. PUNCTURE, the act of puncturing or perforating
  2. PUNCTURE, a small hole made by a sharp object
  3. PUNCTURE, loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object
  4. PUNCTURE, a hole or wound made by a sharp point
  5. PUNCTURE, a small hole in a tire that causes it to lose air

verb

  1. PUNCTURE, be pierced or punctured
  2. PUNCTURE, cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing
  3. PUNCTURE, reduce or lessen the size or importance of
  4. PUNCTURE, pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into
  5. PUNCTURE, make by piercing
  6. PUNCTURE, to make a hole in (something) with a sharp point
  7. PUNCTURE, to weaken, damage, or destroy (something, such as an argument or a person's feelings, pride, etc.) suddenly or in a way that causes surprise or embarrassment
  8. PUNCTURE, to interrupt (silence) in a sudden and unexpected way

Synonyms for 'puncture'

The word PUNCTURE is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'puncture' in a sentence

  1. a slight puncture of the skin
  2. a leak caused by several small punctures in the rubber gasket
  3. a nail punctured the tire
  4. I could never puncture my own skin with a hypodermic needle.

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