Is literal a Scrabble word?

Yes, literal is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Literal is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word literal

The meaning of literal


5 definitions of the word literal.


  1. Being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something
  2. Without interpretation or embellishment
  3. Limited to the explicit meaning of a word or text
  4. Avoiding embellishment or exaggeration (used for emphasis)


  1. A mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind

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

7 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Literal

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 literal:

Unscramble the letters in literal

There are 4 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'literal'.

More words that can be made using the letters in literal