Is etching a Scrabble word?

Yes, etching is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 13 points in Scrabble, and 15 points in Words with Friends

Etching is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word etching

The meaning of etching


8 definitions of the word etching.


  1. Make an etching of
  2. Cause to stand out or be clearly defined or visible
  3. Carve or cut into a block used for printing or print from such a block
  4. Carve or cut a design or letters into
  5. Selectively dissolve the surface of (a semiconductor or printed circuit) with a solvent, laser, or stream of electrons


  1. An impression made from an etched plate
  2. An etched plate made with the use of acid
  3. Making engraved or etched plates and printing designs from them

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

6 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to etching:

Unscramble the letters in etching

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