Definitions For Source


  • A facility where something is available
  • Anything that provides inspiration for later work
  • A document (or organization) from which information is obtained
  • A publication (or a passage from a publication) that is referred to
  • The place where something begins, where it springs into being
  • Anything (a person or animal or plant or substance) in which an infectious agent normally lives and multiplies
  • Someone who originates or causes or initiates something
  • A person who supplies information
  • (technology) a process by which energy or a substance enters a system
  • Someone or something that provides what is wanted or needed
  • The cause of something (such as a problem)
  • A person, book, etc., that gives information


  • Specify the origin of
  • Get (a product) from another country or business

Is Source a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Source is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Source in a Sentence

  • The college had its own power source.
  • She has been a great source of strength to me.
  • His job is the family's main source of income.

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