Is RECEIVE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'receive'


  1. RECEIVE, convert into sounds or pictures
  2. RECEIVE, receive a specified treatment (abstract)
  3. RECEIVE, regard favorably or with disapproval
  4. RECEIVE, accept as true or valid
  5. RECEIVE, bid welcome to; greet upon arrival
  6. RECEIVE, partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament
  7. RECEIVE, express willingness to have in one's home or environs
  8. RECEIVE, register (perceptual input)
  9. RECEIVE, go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
  10. RECEIVE, receive as a retribution or punishment
  11. RECEIVE, get something; come into possession of
  12. RECEIVE, have or give a reception
  13. RECEIVE, experience as a reaction
  14. RECEIVE, to get or be given (something)
  15. RECEIVE, to react to (something) in a specified way
  16. RECEIVE, to welcome (someone) in usually a formal way

Synonyms for 'receive'

Antonyms for 'receive'

The word RECEIVE is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'receive' in a sentence

  1. You will be charged a late fee if the electric company does not receive your payment on time.
  2. I received a letter from her yesterday.
  3. You will receive a discount if you spend over $100.

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