Is active a Scrabble word?

Yes, active is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 13 points in Words with Friends

Active is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word active

The meaning of active


17 definitions of the word active.


  1. Tending to become more severe or wider in scope
  2. Engaged in or ready for military or naval operations
  3. Disposed to take action or effectuate change
  4. Taking part in an activity
  5. Characterized by energetic activity
  6. Exerting influence or producing a change or effect
  7. Full of activity or engaged in continuous activity
  8. In operation
  9. (of the sun) characterized by an increased occurrence of sunspots and flares and radio emissions
  10. Expressing that the subject of the sentence has the semantic function of actor: "Hemingway favors active constructions"
  11. (used of verbs (e.g. `to run') and participial adjectives (e.g. `running' in `running water')) expressing action rather than a state of being
  12. (of e.g. volcanos) capable of erupting
  13. (of e.g. volcanos) erupting or liable to erupt
  14. Engaged in full-time work


  1. Chemical agent capable of activity
  2. The voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb
  3. A person who is a participating member of an organization

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