Is descent a Scrabble word?

Yes, descent is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 10 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Descent is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word descent

The meaning of descent


6 definitions of the word descent.


  1. A movement downward
  2. Properties attributable to your ancestry
  3. The act of changing your location in a downward direction
  4. The kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
  5. A downward slope or bend
  6. The descendants of one individual

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

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1 Anagram of Descent

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 descent:

Unscramble the letters in descent

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