Is near a Scrabble word?

Yes, near is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 4 points in Scrabble, and 5 points in Words with Friends

Near is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word near

The meaning of near


9 definitions of the word near.


  1. Near in time or place or relationship
  2. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but


  1. Not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances
  2. Being on the left side
  3. Closely resembling the genuine article
  4. Giving or spending with reluctance
  5. With or in a close or intimate relationship
  6. Very close in resemblance


  1. Move towards

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

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1 Anagram of Near

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 near:

Unscramble the letters in near

There are 15 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'near'.

More words that can be made using the letters in near