Is despair a Scrabble word?

Yes, despair is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 10 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Despair is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word despair

The meaning of despair


3 definitions of the word despair.


  1. Abandon hope; give up hope; lose heart


  1. A state in which all hope is lost or absent
  2. The feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well

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

7 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

3 Anagrams of Despair

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 despair:

Unscramble the letters in despair

There are 14 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'despair'.

More words that can be made using the letters in despair