Is PURPOSE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'purpose'


  1. PURPOSE, the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose
  2. PURPOSE, what something is used for
  3. PURPOSE, an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
  4. PURPOSE, the reason why something is done or used : the aim or intention of something
  5. PURPOSE, the feeling of being determined to do or achieve something
  6. PURPOSE, the aim or goal of a person : what a person is trying to do, become, etc.


  1. PURPOSE, reach a decision
  2. PURPOSE, propose or intend

Synonyms for 'purpose'

The word PURPOSE is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'purpose' in a sentence

  1. The purpose of the new resort is to attract more tourists.
  2. The loans are small but they serve a good purpose.
  3. Sometimes his life seemed to lack purpose or meaning.
  4. I've been purposing to fix that thing for some time now.

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