Is philistine a Scrabble word?

Yes, philistine is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 15 points in Scrabble, and 17 points in Words with Friends

Philistine is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word philistine

The meaning of philistine


4 definitions of the word philistine.


  1. Of or relating to ancient Philistia or its culture or its people
  2. Smug and ignorant and indifferent or hostile to artistic and cultural values


  1. A person who is uninterested in intellectual pursuits
  2. A member of an Aegean people who settled ancient Philistia around the 12th century BC

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

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