Definitions For Tether


  • Restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal
  • A rope or chain that is used to tie an animal to a post, wall, etc., so that it will stay in a particular area


  • Tie with a tether
  • To use a rope or chain to tie (an animal) to something in order to keep it in a particular area

Is Tether a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Tether is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Tether in a Sentence

  • They tethered the horses in the shade.
  • The dog was tethered to the fence.

Synonyms for Tether

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