Is dead a Scrabble word?

Yes, dead is a Scrabble word!

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

Dead is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word dead

The meaning of dead


21 definitions of the word dead.


  1. Quickly and without warning
  2. Completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers


  1. No longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life
  2. Not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat
  3. Very tired
  4. Unerringly accurate
  5. Physically inactive
  6. (followed by `to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive
  7. Devoid of physical sensation; numb
  8. Lacking acoustic resonance
  9. Not yielding a return
  10. Not circulating or flowing
  11. Not surviving in active use
  12. Lacking resilience or bounce
  13. Out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown
  14. No longer having force or relevance
  15. Complete
  16. Drained of electric charge; discharged
  17. Devoid of activity; nothing ever happens here"


  1. People who are no longer living
  2. A time when coldness (or some other quality associated with death) is intense

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