Is lingering a Scrabble word?

Yes, lingering is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 16 points in Words with Friends

Lingering is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word lingering

The meaning of lingering


6 definitions of the word lingering.


  1. Remain present although waning or gradually dying
  2. Be about
  3. Leave slowly and hesitantly
  4. Take one's time; proceed slowly
  5. Move to and fro


  1. The act of tarrying

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

8 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to lingering:

Unscramble the letters in lingering

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

More words that can be made using the letters in lingering