Is down a Scrabble word?

Yes, down is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Down is a valid Scrabble word.

Down is a word starting with d ending with n. Check our list of words starting with d ending with n.

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Dictionary definitions of the word down

The meaning of down


26 definitions of the word down.


  1. Spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position
  2. Away from a more central or a more northerly place
  3. Paid in cash at time of purchase
  4. From an earlier time
  5. To a lower intensity
  6. In an inactive or inoperative state


  1. Drink down entirely
  2. Eat immoderately
  3. Bring down or defeat (an opponent)
  4. Shoot at and force to come down
  5. Cause to come or go down
  6. Improve or perfect by pruning or polishing


  1. Being or moving lower in position or less in some value
  2. Extending or moving from a higher to a lower place
  3. Becoming progressively lower
  4. Being put out by a strikeout
  5. Understood perfectly
  6. Lower than previously
  7. Shut
  8. Not functioning (temporarily or permanently)
  9. Filled with melancholy and despondency


  1. Soft fine feathers
  2. (American football) a complete play to advance the football
  3. English physician who first described Down's syndrome (1828-1896)
  4. (usually plural) a rolling treeless highland with little soil
  5. Fine soft dense hair (as the fine short hair of cattle or deer or the wool of sheep or the undercoat of certain dogs)

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