Is jail a Scrabble word?

Yes, jail is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 14 points in Words with Friends

Jail is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word jail

The meaning of jail


2 definitions of the word jail.


  1. Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail


  1. A correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

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

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Unscramble the letters in jail

There is 1 word that can be made by adding another letter to 'jail'.

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