Is deficient a Scrabble word?

Yes, deficient is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 15 points in Scrabble, and 17 points in Words with Friends

Deficient is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word deficient

The meaning of deficient


3 definitions of the word deficient.


  1. Inadequate in amount or degree
  2. Of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement
  3. Falling short of some prescribed norm

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

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There are 2 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'deficient'.

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