Is SPECIFIC a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'specific'


  1. SPECIFIC, a medicine that has a mitigating effect on a specific disease
  2. SPECIFIC, a fact about some part (as opposed to general)


  1. SPECIFIC, stated explicitly or in detail


  1. SPECIFIC, (sometimes followed by to') applying to or characterized by or distinguishing something particular or special or unique
  2. SPECIFIC, being or affecting a disease produced by a particular microorganism or condition; used also of stains or dyes used in making microscope slides
  3. SPECIFIC, relating to or distinguishing or constituting a taxonomic species

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The word SPECIFIC is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'specific' in a sentence

  1. Is there anything specific you want for dinner?
  2. There is a specific word for this kind of feeling.
  3. a bird species that requires a specific environment
  4. quinine is a specific for malaria
  5. although the speech was long on rhetoric and platitudinous generalities, it lacked specifics

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