Definitions For Special


  • A television production that features a particular person or work or topic
  • A special offering (usually temporary and at a reduced price) that is featured in advertising
  • A dish or meal given prominence in e.g. a restaurant
  • A television or radio program that is not part of a regular series
  • A meal that is not on a restaurant's usual menu


  • Surpassing what is common or usual or expected
  • Having a specific function or scope
  • Unique or specific to a person or thing or category
  • For a special service or occasion
  • First and most important
  • Adapted to or reserved for a particular purpose
  • Added to a regular schedule

Is Special 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 Special is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Special in a Sentence

  • This is a special case and I want you to handle it personally.
  • Only under special circumstances will you be allowed to retake the test.
  • Your many years of service put you in a special category.
  • A one-hour special on whales
  • Today's lunch special is chili.
  • The specials are on the board.

Synonyms for Special

Antonyms for Special

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