Definitions For Retention


  • The act of retaining something
  • The power of retaining liquid
  • The power of retaining and recalling past experience
  • The act of keeping someone or something
  • The act of keeping extra liquid, heat, etc., inside the body
  • The ability to keep something

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

Examples of Retention in a Sentence

  • The recruitment and retention of good employees
  • The retention of profits from all sales
  • Pills to offset water retention

Synonyms for Retention

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