Definitions For Transit


  • A journey usually by ship
  • A surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod
  • A facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
  • The act of moving people or things from one place to another


  • Cause or enable to pass through
  • Revolve (the telescope of a surveying transit) about its horizontal transverse axis in order to reverse its direction
  • Pass across (a sign or house of the zodiac) or pass across (the disk of a celestial body or the meridian of a place)
  • Make a passage or journey from one place to another

Is Transit 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 Transit is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Transit in a Sentence

  • The problems of urban transit
  • Once you transit that stretch of dense woods, the hiking should be much easier

Synonyms for Transit

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!

Cite This Article

Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

WORD SCRAMBLE. THE WORD FINDER located on the website