Definitions For Variable


  • A quantity that can assume any of a set of values
  • A symbol (like x or y) that is used in mathematical or logical expressions to represent a variable quantity
  • Something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation
  • A star that varies noticeably in brightness
  • Something that changes or that can be changed : something that varies
  • A quantity that can have any one of a set of values or a symbol that represents such a quantity


  • (used of a device) designed so that a property (as e.g. light) can be varied
  • Marked by diversity or difference


  • Liable to or capable of change

Is Variable a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Variable is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Variable in a Sentence

  • The winds were light and variable.
  • The loan has a variable interest rate.
  • Unemployment and other economic variables

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