Definitions For While


  • A period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
  • A period of time

Is While 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 While is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of While in a Sentence

  • It took them a while to find out what was causing the problem.
  • We stayed at the fair for a while longer
  • Someone called while you were out.
  • You can get the photos developed while you wait.
  • The phone rang while I was doing the dishes.

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