Definitions For Range

noun

  • A place for shooting (firing or driving) projectiles of various kinds
  • A kitchen appliance used for cooking food
  • An area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:
  • The limit of capability
  • (mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined
  • A variety of different things or activities
  • The limits within which something can be effective
  • A large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze
  • A series of hills or mountains
  • A group or collection of different things or people that are usually similar in some way
  • A series of numbers that includes the highest and lowest possible amounts
  • The total amount of ability, knowledge, experience, etc., that a person has

verb

  • Assign a rank or rating to
  • Let eat
  • Lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line
  • Feed as in a meadow or pasture
  • Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
  • Range or extend over; occupy a certain area
  • Change or be different within limits
  • Have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun
  • To include everything between specified limits
  • To live or grow in a particular area
  • To move around an area

Is Range 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

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

The word Range is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Range in a Sentence

  • Knew exactly how many head of cattle were turned out on the range that morning to graze
  • Didn't know she had such a wide range of knowledge until I talked to her
  • The selection of food ranged from mild to very spicy.
  • Items on the menu range from American fare like hamburgers and hot dogs to Italian pasta dishes.
  • Grizzly bears range over a much smaller area than they once did.

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