Definitions For Resilience


  • The physical property of a material that can return to its original shape or position after deformation that does not exceed its elastic limit
  • An occurrence of rebounding or springing back
  • The ability to become strong, healthy, or successful again after something bad happens
  • The ability of something to return to its original shape after it has been pulled, stretched, pressed, bent, etc.

Is Resilience a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Resilience is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Resilience in a Sentence

  • The rescue workers showed remarkable resilience in dealing with the difficult conditions.
  • Cold temperatures caused the material to lose resilience.

Synonyms for Resilience

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