Is infection a Scrabble word?

Yes, infection is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 14 points in Scrabble, and 17 points in Words with Friends

Infection is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word infection

The meaning of infection


7 definitions of the word infection.


  1. The pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
  2. (phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound
  3. (medicine) the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms and their multiplication which can lead to tissue damage and disease
  4. An incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted
  5. The communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people
  6. Moral corruption or contamination
  7. (international law) illegality that taints or contaminates a ship or cargo rendering it liable to seizure

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

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Unscramble the letters in infection

There are 3 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'infection'.