Yes, locking is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 14 points in Scrabble, and 18 points in Words with Friends

Locking is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word 'locking'

The meaning of locking


10 definitions of the word 'locking'.


  1. Fasten with a lock
  2. Keep engaged
  3. Become rigid or immoveable
  4. Hold in a locking position
  5. Become engaged or intermeshed with one another
  6. Hold fast (in a certain state)
  7. Place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape
  8. Pass by means through a lock in a waterway
  9. Build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels


  1. The act of locking something up to protect it

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

6 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

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

Unscramble the letters in locking

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

More words that can be made using the letters in locking