Definitions For Secondary


  • Coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil
  • The defensive football players who line up behind the linemen


  • Belonging to a lower class or rank
  • Not of major importance
  • Depending on or incidental to what is original or primary
  • Inferior in rank or status


  • Being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate


  • The players on the defense who are positioned away from the line of scrimmage and who mainly try to stop forward passes by the offense

Is Secondaries 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 Secondary is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Secondary in a Sentence

  • Winning is secondary—we play for the fun of the sport.
  • There are some secondary issues which must be taken into account as well.
  • I want a car that's reliable; the color is of secondary importance.
  • The team has a strong secondary.

Synonyms for Secondary

Antonyms for Secondaries

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