Is contrive a Scrabble word?

Yes, contrive is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 13 points in Scrabble, and 16 points in Words with Friends

Contrive is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word contrive

The meaning of contrive


3 definitions of the word contrive.


  1. Make or work out a plan for; devise
  2. Come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort
  3. Put or send forth

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

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Unscramble the letters in contrive

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

More words that can be made using the letters in contrive