Definitions For Skunk


  • American musteline mammal typically ejecting an intensely malodorous fluid when startled; in some classifications put in a separate subfamily Mephitinae
  • Street names for marijuana
  • A defeat in a game where one side fails to score
  • A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
  • A small black-and-white North American animal that produces a very strong and unpleasant smell when it is frightened or in danger
  • A very bad or unpleasant person


  • Defeat by a lurch

Is Skunk 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 Skunk is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Skunk in a Sentence

  • Her brother's a low-down, dirty skunk.
  • He's nothing but a dirty, rotten skunk
  • We ended up skunking them, as our goalie was able to prevent the other team from scoring a single goal
  • Our football team consistently skunks our traditional rivals Thanksgiving after Thanksgiving

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