Definitions For Slum

noun

  • A district of a city marked by poverty and inferior living conditions
  • An area of a city where poor people live and the buildings are in bad condition
  • A very untidy place

verb

  • Spend time at a lower socio-economic level than one's own, motivated by curiosity or desire for adventure; usage considered condescending and insensitive
  • To spend time in places or conditions that are much worse than your usual places or conditions

Is Slum 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

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
9

The word Slum is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Slum in a Sentence

  • He grew up in the slums of New York.
  • His house is a slum.
  • He sometimes likes to go slumming in bars around the city.

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