Is arrest a Scrabble word?

Yes, arrest is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 6 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Arrest is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word arrest

The meaning of arrest


6 definitions of the word arrest.


  1. Take into custody
  2. Hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
  3. Attract and fix
  4. Cause to stop


  1. The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
  2. The state of inactivity following an interruption

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in arrest?

2 Letter Words

6 Anagrams of Arrest

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to arrest:

Unscramble the letters in arrest

There are 18 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'arrest'.

More words that can be made using the letters in arrest