Definitions For Scale


  • A flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals
  • A metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)
  • An indicator having a graduated sequence of marks
  • A measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass
  • (music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)
  • A thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin
  • A specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin
  • Relative magnitude
  • The ratio between the size of something and a representation of it
  • An ordered reference standard


  • Size or measure according to a scale
  • Measure with or as if with scales
  • Remove the scales from
  • Pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard
  • Climb up by means of a ladder
  • Reach the highest point of
  • Take by attacking with scaling ladders
  • Measure by or as if by a scale

Is Scale 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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The word Scale is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

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