Definitions For Ripening


  • Coming to full development; becoming mature
  • Acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time


  • To become ripe and ready to eat
  • To make (something) ripe

Is Ripening 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 Ripening is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ripening in a Sentence

  • The tomatoes finished ripening on the windowsill.
  • You can ripen the fruit by placing it in a paper bag and storing it at room temperature for a few days.

Synonyms for Ripening

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