Definitions For Retaining


  • To continue to have or use (something)
  • To keep (someone) in a position, job, etc.
  • To pay for the work of (a person or business)

Is Retaining 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 Retaining is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Retaining in a Sentence

  • A landlord may retain part of your deposit if you break the lease.
  • They insisted on retaining old customs.
  • You will retain your rights as a citizen.

Antonyms for Retaining

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