Is arresting a Scrabble word?

Yes, arresting is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 10 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Arresting is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word arresting

The meaning of arresting


5 definitions of the word arresting.


  1. Commanding attention


  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

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

9 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Arresting

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 arresting:

Unscramble the letters in arresting

There are 5 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'arresting'.

More words that can be made using the letters in arresting