Is earlier a Scrabble word?

Yes, earlier is a Scrabble word!

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

Earlier is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word earlier

The meaning of earlier


10 definitions of the word earlier.


  1. Earlier in time; previously
  2. Comparatives of `soon' or `early'
  3. Before now


  1. (comparative and superlative of `early') more early than; most early
  2. At or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time
  3. Being or occurring at an early stage of development
  4. Belonging to the distant past
  5. Very young
  6. Of an early stage in the development of a language or literature
  7. Expected in the near future

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

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1 Anagram of Earlier

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 earlier:

Unscramble the letters in earlier

There are 6 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'earlier'.

More words that can be made using the letters in earlier