Definitions For Sublimate

noun

  • The product of vaporization of a solid

verb

  • Vaporize and then condense right back again
  • Change or cause to change directly from a solid into a vapor without first melting
  • Remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
  • Make more subtle or refined
  • Direct energy or urges into useful activities
  • To express a desire or feeling by changing it into a form that is socially acceptable

adjective

  • Made pure

Is Sublimate 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

Scrabble
13
Words with Friends
17

The word Sublimate is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sublimate in a Sentence

  • She sublimated her erotic feelings into a series of paintings.
  • I sublimated my grief at the death of my mother by throwing myself into my work.

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