Is TENUOUS 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 'tenuous'


  1. TENUOUS, lacking substance or significance
  2. TENUOUS, very thin in gauge or diameter
  3. TENUOUS, having thin consistency

Synonyms for 'tenuous'

The word TENUOUS is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'tenuous' in a sentence

  1. He has a tenuous grasp on reality.
  2. The local theater has had a tenuous existence in recent years.
  3. He could demonstrate only a tenuous claim to ownership.

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