Definitions For Straw


  • A thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouth
  • A variable yellow tint; dull yellow, often diluted with white
  • Material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
  • Plant fiber used e.g. for making baskets and hats or as fodder
  • The dry stems of wheat and other grain plants
  • A single dry stem of a grain plant
  • A thin tube used for sucking up a drink


  • Spread by scattering (
  • Cover or provide with or as if with straw


  • Of a pale yellow color like straw; straw-colored

Is Straw 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 Straw is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Straw in a Sentence

  • He was chewing on a straw.
  • He asked for a straw for his iced tea.
  • She drank the juice through a straw.
  • The cheese maker told us that the best Parmesan cheeses are straw, not white, in color

Synonyms for Straw

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