Is detained a Scrabble word?

Yes, detained is a Scrabble word!

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

Detained is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word detained

The meaning of detained


3 definitions of the word detained.


  1. Deprive of freedom; take into confinement
  2. Stop or halt
  3. Cause to be slowed down or delayed

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

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

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