Definitions For Threadbare


  • Repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
  • Having the nap worn away so that the threads show through

Is Threadbare 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 Threadbare is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Threadbare in a Sentence

  • Bought a threadbare couch at a garage sale
  • A novel filled with nothing but threadbare clichés

Synonyms for Threadbare

Antonyms for Threadbare

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