Is pound a Scrabble word?

Yes, pound is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Pound is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word pound

The meaning of pound


22 definitions of the word pound.


  1. Hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument
  2. Strike or drive against with a heavy impact
  3. Move heavily or clumsily
  4. Move rhythmically
  5. Partition off into compartments
  6. Shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits
  7. Place or shut up in a pound
  8. Break down and crush by beating, as with a pestle


  1. 16 ounces avoirdupois
  2. The basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence
  3. A unit of apothecary weight equal to 12 ounces troy
  4. The basic unit of money in Syria; equal to 100 piasters
  5. The basic unit of money in the Sudan; equal to 100 piasters
  6. The basic unit of money in Lebanon; equal to 100 piasters
  7. Formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland; equal to 100 pence
  8. The basic unit of money in Egypt; equal to 100 piasters
  9. The basic unit of money in Cyprus; equal to 100 cents
  10. A nontechnical unit of force equal to the mass of 1 pound with an acceleration of free fall equal to 32 feet/sec/sec
  11. United States writer who lived in Europe; strongly influenced the development of modern literature (1885-1972)
  12. A symbol for a unit of currency (especially for the pound sterling in Great Britain)
  13. A public enclosure for stray or unlicensed dogs
  14. The act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)

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