Is life a Scrabble word?

Yes, life is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

Life is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word life

The meaning of life


14 definitions of the word life.


  1. A characteristic state or mode of living
  2. The experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities
  3. The course of existence of an individual; the actions and events that occur in living
  4. The condition of living or the state of being alive
  5. The period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)
  6. The period between birth and the present time
  7. The period from the present until death
  8. A living person
  9. Animation and energy in action or expression
  10. Living things collectively
  11. The organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones
  12. An account of the series of events making up a person's life
  13. A motive for living
  14. A prison term lasting as long as the prisoner lives

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2 Anagrams of Life

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 life:

Unscramble the letters in life

There are 6 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'life'.

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