Definitions For Sway


  • Pitching dangerously to one side
  • Controlling influence
  • A slow movement back and forth
  • A controlling force or influence


  • Move back and forth or sideways
  • Cause to move back and forth
  • Move or walk in a swinging or swaying manner
  • Win approval or support for
  • To move slowly back and forth
  • To cause (someone) to agree with you or to share your opinion

Is Sway 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 Sway is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sway in a Sentence

  • The sway of the ship
  • The sexy sway of her hips
  • He has come under the sway of terrorists.
  • Branches swaying in the breeze
  • He swayed a moment before he fainted.
  • The lawyer tried to sway the jury.

Synonyms for Sway

Antonyms for Sway

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