Definitions For Strait


  • A difficult juncture
  • A bad or difficult situation or state of affairs
  • A narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
  • A bad or difficult situation or state of affairs


  • Narrow


  • A narrow passage of water that connects two large bodies of water
  • A very difficult situation

Is Straits 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 Strait is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Strait in a Sentence

  • Her campaign is in desperate straits.
  • The company is in desperate financial straits.
  • The economy is in dire straits.

Synonyms for Strait

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