Is SHAFT a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'shaft'


  1. SHAFT, the hollow spine of a feather
  2. SHAFT, a revolving rod that transmits power or motion
  3. SHAFT, a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow)
  4. SHAFT, a long vertical passage sunk into the earth, as for a mine or tunnel
  5. SHAFT, (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column
  6. SHAFT, a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)
  7. SHAFT, a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
  8. SHAFT, obscene terms for penis
  9. SHAFT, the main (mid) section of a long bone
  10. SHAFT, an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
  11. SHAFT, a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer
  12. SHAFT, a column of light (as from a beacon)
  13. SHAFT, the long, narrow part of a weapon, tool, instrument, etc.
  14. SHAFT, a bar in a machine which holds or turns other parts that move or spin
  15. SHAFT, one of two poles between which a horse is tied to pull a vehicle (such as a carriage)


  1. SHAFT, defeat someone through trickery or deceit
  2. SHAFT, equip with a shaft
  3. SHAFT, to treat (someone) unfairly or harshly

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The word SHAFT is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'shaft' in a sentence

  1. the shaft of a spear
  2. the shaft of a golf club
  3. You really got shafted in that deal.

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