Definitions For Recant


  • Formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
  • To publicly say that you no longer have an opinion or belief that you once had

Is Recant a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

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

Examples of Recant in a Sentence

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

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