Definitions For Socket


  • A receptacle into which an electric device can be inserted
  • Receptacle where something (a pipe or probe or end of a bone) is inserted
  • A bony hollow into which a structure fits
  • A device in a wall into which an electric cord can be plugged
  • An opening on a piece of electrical equipment into which a plug, light bulb, etc., fits
  • A hollow part in a bone that holds an eye, a tooth, or another bone

Is Socket 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 Socket is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Socket in a Sentence

  • She plugged the lamp into the socket.
  • He screwed the lightbulb into the socket.
  • His shoulder popped out of its socket.

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