Is SPARE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'spare'


  1. SPARE, a score in tenpins; knocking down all ten after rolling two balls
  2. SPARE, an extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle
  3. SPARE, an extra component of a machine or other apparatus


  1. SPARE, use frugally or carefully
  2. SPARE, give up what is not strictly needed
  3. SPARE, refrain from harming
  4. SPARE, save or relieve from an experience or action
  5. SPARE, to choose not to punish or harm (someone)
  6. SPARE, to not destroy or harm (something)
  7. SPARE, to prevent (someone or something) from experiencing or being affected by something unpleasant, harmful, etc.
  8. SPARE, something extra that is kept to be used if it is needed ; especially
  9. SPARE, the achievement of knocking down all 10 pins with the first two balls


  1. SPARE, lacking embellishment or ornamentation
  2. SPARE, lacking in magnitude or quantity
  3. SPARE, thin and fit
  4. SPARE, more than is needed, desired, or required
  5. SPARE, kept in reserve especially for emergency use
  6. SPARE, not taken up by scheduled activities

Synonyms for 'spare'

Antonyms for 'spare'

The word SPARE is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'spare' in a sentence

  1. No one knows why the gunman shot some people and spared others.
  2. Somehow the storm spared our house while nearby buildings were destroyed.
  3. She was spared from having to answer any more questions.
  4. a spare pair of gloves
  5. I keep a spare set of keys in my desk.
  6. He has a spare frame.
  7. “I've lost the key.” “You'll find a spare in the drawer.”
  8. If that one breaks, I've got a spare.
  9. Most cars come with spares.

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