Is TERM a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'term'


  1. TERM, (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
  2. TERM, any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial
  3. TERM, a word or expression used for some particular thing
  4. TERM, one of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition
  5. TERM, (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement
  6. TERM, a limited period of time
  7. TERM, the end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent
  8. TERM, a word or phrase that has an exact meaning
  9. TERM, the particular kinds of words used to describe someone or something
  10. TERM, the length of time during which a person has an official or political office


  1. TERM, name formally or designate with a term
  2. TERM, to give a particular name or description to (something) : to call (something) by a particular name or to describe (something) in a particular way

Synonyms for 'term'

The word TERM is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'term' in a sentence

  1. “I had the feeling that I had been there before.” “The term for that is ‘déjà vu.’”
  2. That's an outdated term that no one uses anymore.
  3. He spoke about them in glowing terms.
  4. They termed the structure a “double helix.”
  5. The project was termed a success.

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