Is instead a Scrabble word?

Yes, instead is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Instead is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word instead

The meaning of instead


2 definitions of the word instead.


  1. In place of, or as an alternative to
  2. On the contrary; rather (or instead), he wrote her a letter"

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

2 Letter Words

5 Anagrams of Instead

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 instead:

Unscramble the letters in instead

There are 14 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'instead'.

More words that can be made using the letters in instead