Is move a Scrabble word?

Yes, move is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Move is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word move

The meaning of move


21 definitions of the word move.


  1. Change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  2. Cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
  3. Move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
  4. Change residence, affiliation, or place of employment
  5. Follow a procedure or take a course
  6. Be in a state of action
  7. Go or proceed from one point to another
  8. Perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
  9. Have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
  10. Give an incentive for action
  11. Arouse sympathy or compassion in
  12. Dispose of by selling
  13. Progress by being changed
  14. Live one's life in a specified environment
  15. Have a turn; make one's move in a game
  16. Propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting


  1. The act of deciding to do something
  2. The act of changing your residence or place of business
  3. A change of position that does not entail a change of location
  4. The act of changing location from one place to another
  5. (game) a player's turn to take some action permitted by the rules of the game

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

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