Is bad a Scrabble word?

Yes, bad is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 6 points in Scrabble, and 7 points in Words with Friends

Bad is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word bad

The meaning of bad


17 definitions of the word bad.


  1. With great intensity (`bad' is a nonstandard variant for `badly')
  2. Very much; strongly


  1. Having undesirable or negative qualities
  2. Very intense
  3. Feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad')
  4. (of foodstuffs) not in an edible or usable condition
  5. Feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone
  6. Not capable of being collected
  7. Below average in quality or performance
  8. Nonstandard
  9. Not financially safe or secure
  10. Physically unsound or diseased
  11. Capable of harming
  12. Characterized by wickedness or immorality
  13. Reproduced fraudulently
  14. Not working properly


  1. That which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency

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

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Bad

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 bad:

Unscramble the letters in bad

There are 7 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'bad'.

More words that can be made using the letters in bad