Is detent a Scrabble word?

Yes, detent is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

Detent is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definition of the word detent

The meaning of detent


1 definition of the word detent.


  1. A hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward

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

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2 Anagrams of Detent

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 detent:

Unscramble the letters in detent

There are 5 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'detent'.

More words that can be made using the letters in detent