Definitions For Type


  • A small metal block bearing a raised character on one end; produces a printed character when inked and pressed on paper
  • A subdivision of a particular kind of thing
  • All of the tokens of the same symbol
  • Printed characters
  • (biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon
  • A person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
  • A particular kind or group of things or people
  • A particular kind of person
  • Printed letters


  • Identify as belonging to a certain type
  • Write by means of a keyboard with types
  • To write with a computer keyboard or typewriter
  • To find out what group something is in

Is Type 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 Type is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Type in a Sentence

  • We were not prepared to face this type of crisis.
  • We studied various types of trees.
  • A seedless type of orange
  • How fast can you type?
  • I never learned how to type.
  • She asked her secretary to type a memo.

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