Is RECANT a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'recant'


  1. RECANT, formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
  2. RECANT, to publicly say that you no longer have an opinion or belief that you once had

Synonyms for 'recant'

The word RECANT is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'recant' in a sentence

  1. Church officials asked the minister to recant.
  2. Witnesses threatened to recant their testimony when the court released their names to the paper.

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