Definitions For Trail


  • A path or track roughly blazed through wild or hilly country
  • Evidence pointing to a possible solution
  • A track or mark left by something that has passed
  • A path through a forest, field, etc.
  • The marks, signs, smells, etc., that are left behind by someone or something and that can often be followed
  • A route that someone follows to go somewhere or achieve something


  • Drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground
  • Hang down so as to drag along the ground
  • Go after with the intent to catch
  • To lag or linger behind
  • Move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly
  • To pull (something) behind you especially on the ground
  • To be pulled behind someone or something
  • To walk or move slowly as you follow behind (someone or something)

Is Trail 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 Trail is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Trail in a Sentence

  • The little girl went to her room, trailing her teddy bear behind her.
  • The dog's leash was trailing along the ground.
  • The little girl's teddy bear trailed behind her.
  • Stay on the trail if we get separated.
  • The car left a trail of smoke as it sped off.
  • Following the trail to success

Synonyms for Trail

Antonyms for Trail

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