Definitions For Sharp


  • A long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
  • A musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named
  • A musical note that is one semitone higher than a specified note ; also : a written symbol ♯ that is placed before a note to show that it should be played a semitone higher


  • Marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
  • (of something seen or heard) clearly defined
  • Quick and forceful
  • Very sudden and in great amount or degree
  • Extremely steep
  • Having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
  • Having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
  • Harsh
  • Ending in a sharp point


  • Having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing
  • Keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or point
  • (of a musical note) raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone


  • Changing suddenly in direction and degree


  • Above the correct musical pitch

Is Sharp 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 Sharp is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sharp in a Sentence

  • A sharp drop in temperature
  • He took a sharp left turn.
  • A sharp curve in the road
  • Be there at four o'clock sharp
  • The computer sharp that the rest of the staff turns to whenever their PCs act up

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