Definitions For Residual


  • (often plural) a payment that is made to a performer or writer or director of a television show or commercial that is paid for every repeat showing
  • Something left after other parts have been taken away
  • Remaining after a process has been completed or something has been removed


  • Relating to or indicating a remainder

Is Residual 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 Residual is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Residual in a Sentence

  • She's still dealing with the residual effects of the accident.

Synonyms for Residual

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