Definitions For Rubric


  • Category name
  • A title or heading that is printed in red or in a special type
  • A heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with
  • An authoritative rule of conduct or procedure
  • Directions for the conduct of Christian church services (often printed in red in a prayer book)
  • An explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text
  • A name or heading under which something is classified
  • An explanation or a set of instructions at the beginning of a book, a test, etc.


  • Adorn with ruby red color

Is Rubrics 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 Rubric is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Rubric in a Sentence

  • The rubrics at the beginning of the chapters are intended to be humorous
  • The rubric, popular among jewelers anyway, that a man should spend a month's salary on his fiancĂ©e's engagement ring

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