Definitions For Thwart


  • A crosspiece spreading the gunnels of a boat; used as a seat in a rowboat


  • Hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
  • To prevent (someone) from doing something or to stop (something) from happening

Is Thwart 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 Thwart is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Thwart in a Sentence

  • She did all she could to thwart his plans.
  • The army thwarted the attempt at a coup.

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Antonyms for Thwart

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