Is SUBDUE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'subdue'


  1. SUBDUE, correct by punishment or discipline
  2. SUBDUE, bring under control by force or authority
  3. SUBDUE, make subordinate, dependent, or subservient
  4. SUBDUE, get on top of; deal with successfully
  5. SUBDUE, hold within limits and control
  6. SUBDUE, put down by force or intimidation
  7. SUBDUE, to get control of (a violent or dangerous person or group) by using force, punishment, etc.
  8. SUBDUE, to get control of (something, such as a strong emotion)

Synonyms for 'subdue'

The word SUBDUE is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'subdue' in a sentence

  1. The troops were finally able to subdue the rebel forces after many days of fighting.
  2. He was injured while trying to subdue a violent drunk.
  3. She struggled to subdue her fears.

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