Is preliminary a Scrabble word?

Yes, preliminary is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 18 points in Scrabble, and 21 points in Words with Friends

Preliminary is a valid Scrabble word.

Table of Contents

Dictionary definitions of the word preliminary

The meaning of preliminary


3 definitions of the word preliminary.


  1. Denoting an action or event preceding or in preparation for something more important; designed to orient or acquaint with a situation before proceeding


  1. A minor match preceding the main event
  2. Something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows

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

9 Letter Words

8 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

More words that can be made using the letters in preliminary