Is grinding a Scrabble word?

Yes, grinding is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 15 points in Words with Friends

Grinding is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word grinding

The meaning of grinding


10 definitions of the word grinding.


  1. Press or grind with a crushing noise
  2. Make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together
  3. Work hard
  4. Dance by rotating the pelvis in an erotically suggestive way, often while in contact with one's partner such that the dancers' legs are interlaced
  5. Reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
  6. Created by grinding
  7. Shape or form by grinding


  1. Material resulting from the process of grinding
  2. A harsh and strident sound (as of the grinding of gears)
  3. The wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice

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Unscramble the letters in grinding

There are 2 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'grinding'.