Is RECEPTIVE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

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Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'receptive'


  1. RECEPTIVE, able to absorb liquid (not repellent)
  2. RECEPTIVE, of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system
  3. RECEPTIVE, open to arguments, ideas, or change


  1. RECEPTIVE, ready or willing to receive favorably

Synonyms for 'receptive'

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The word RECEPTIVE is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'receptive' in a sentence

  1. I was happy to be speaking before such a receptive audience.
  2. needed a partner who was receptive to new ways of managing the business

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