Definitions For Redress


  • Act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
  • A sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
  • Something (such as money) that is given to someone to make up for damage, trouble, etc.


  • Make reparations or amends for
  • To correct (something that is unfair or wrong)

Is Redress 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 Redress is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Redress in a Sentence

  • It is time to redress the injustices of the past.
  • The belief that redressing a murder with another murder, even if carried out by the state, is not morally justified
  • The new skis were certainly an adequate redress for the lost snowboard

Synonyms for Redress

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