Is cleaning a Scrabble word?

Yes, cleaning is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 16 points in Words with Friends

Cleaning is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word cleaning

The meaning of cleaning


11 definitions of the word cleaning.


  1. Make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
  2. Remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits
  3. Clean and tidy up the house
  4. Clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
  5. Be cleanable
  6. Deprive wholly of money in a gambling game, robbery, etc.
  7. Remove all contents or possession from, or empty completely
  8. Remove while making clean
  9. Remove unwanted substances from
  10. Remove shells or husks from


  1. The act of making something clean

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

8 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Cleaning

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 cleaning:

Unscramble the letters in cleaning

There are 4 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'cleaning'.

More words that can be made using the letters in cleaning