Is SHORTAGE 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 'shortage'


  1. SHORTAGE, the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required
  2. SHORTAGE, an acute insufficiency
  3. SHORTAGE, a state in which there is not enough of something that is needed ( chiefly Brit)

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The word SHORTAGE is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'shortage' in a sentence

  1. there was a troubling shortage of supplies for the troops overseas this year

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