Is cancer a Scrabble word?

Yes, cancer is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 10 points in Scrabble, and 13 points in Words with Friends

Cancer is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word cancer

The meaning of cancer


5 definitions of the word cancer.


  1. Any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
  2. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer
  3. A small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Leo and Gemini
  4. The fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
  5. Type genus of the family Cancridae

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