Definitions For Spurious


  • False or fake; not what it appears to be
  • Born out of wedlock
  • Plausible but false
  • Ostensibly valid, but not actually valid

Is Spurious 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 Spurious is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Spurious in a Sentence

  • A spurious Picasso painting that wouldn't have fooled an art expert for a second
  • Claimed that the governor's election-year enthusiasm for conservation was spurious, since he had cut funding for state parks

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