Is precedent a Scrabble word?

Yes, precedent is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 14 points in Scrabble, and 17 points in Words with Friends

Precedent is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word precedent

The meaning of precedent


5 definitions of the word precedent.


  1. Preceding in time, order, or significance


  1. An example that is used to justify similar occurrences at a later time
  2. (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
  3. A system of jurisprudence based on judicial precedents rather than statutory laws
  4. A subject mentioned earlier (preceding in time)

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

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1 Anagram of Precedent

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 precedent:

Unscramble the letters in precedent

There are 2 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'precedent'.

More words that can be made using the letters in precedent