Is UNDERSTANDING a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'understanding'


  1. UNDERSTANDING, the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
  2. UNDERSTANDING, the cognitive condition of someone who understands
  3. UNDERSTANDING, an inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion
  4. UNDERSTANDING, the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises
  5. UNDERSTANDING, the knowledge and ability to judge a particular situation or subject
  6. UNDERSTANDING, an informal agreement
  7. UNDERSTANDING, a willingness to understand people's behavior and forgive them


  1. UNDERSTANDING, characterized by understanding based on comprehension and discernment and empathy

Synonyms for 'understanding'

Antonyms for 'understanding'

The word UNDERSTANDING is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'understanding' in a sentence

  1. He has a thorough understanding of the subject.
  2. She has a basic understanding of the process.
  3. I hope to get a clearer understanding of the issues involved.
  4. a kind and understanding teacher who often helps troubled students

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