Is defeat a Scrabble word?

Yes, defeat is a Scrabble word!

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

Defeat is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word defeat

The meaning of defeat


4 definitions of the word defeat.


  1. Win a victory over
  2. Thwart the passage of


  1. An unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest
  2. The feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals

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

5 Letter Words

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Words that can be created with an extra letter added to defeat:

Unscramble the letters in defeat

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

More words that can be made using the letters in defeat