Definitions For Starting


  • A turn to be a starter (in a game at the beginning)
  • The time at which something begins
  • The first part of an activity, development, event, etc.
  • The first opportunity to begin a career


  • Appropriate to the beginning or start of an event
  • (especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear


  • To do the first part of something : to begin doing something
  • To begin to work on, produce, or give attention to (something)
  • To cause (something) to begin : to cause (something) to begin in a specified way

Is Starting 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 Starting is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Starting in a Sentence

  • They started clearing land for the new housing development.
  • He started studying music at the age of five.
  • As soon as you're ready to play, we'll start.
  • Knew from the start of the game that he would win easily

Synonyms for Starting

Antonyms for Starting

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