Is excuse a Scrabble word?

Yes, excuse is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 15 points in Scrabble, and 17 points in Words with Friends

Excuse is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word excuse

The meaning of excuse


9 definitions of the word excuse.


  1. Accept an excuse for
  2. Grant exemption or release to
  3. Serve as a reason or cause or justification of
  4. Defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning
  5. Ask for permission to be released from an engagement
  6. Excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with


  1. A defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.
  2. A note explaining an absence
  3. A poor example

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

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

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