Definitions For Shrimp


  • Small slender-bodied chiefly marine decapod crustaceans with a long tail and single pair of pincers; many species are edible
  • Any of various edible decapod crustaceans
  • Disparaging terms for small people
  • A small shellfish that has a long body and legs and that is eaten as food
  • A very small or unimportant person


  • Fish for shrimp

Is Shrimp 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 Shrimp is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shrimp in a Sentence

  • He's a little shrimp of a boy.
  • The boy was just a shrimp until his teens, when he had a growth spurt

Synonyms for Shrimp

Antonyms for Shrimp

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