Definitions For Screwball


  • A pitch with reverse spin that curves toward the side of the plate from which it was thrown
  • A whimsically eccentric person
  • A pitch that is thrown with spin so that the ball curves in a direction that is opposite to the direction of a curveball
  • A crazy person : a person who is not able to think in a clear or sensible way


  • Foolish; totally unsound

Is Screwball 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 Screwball is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Screwball in a Sentence

  • She really did that? What a screwball.
  • A screwball who liked to save lint and bits of string
  • She's always off on some screwball plan

Synonyms for Screwball

Antonyms for Screwball

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