Is prevent a Scrabble word?

Yes, prevent is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 12 points in Scrabble, and 15 points in Words with Friends

Prevent is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word prevent

The meaning of prevent


2 definitions of the word prevent.


  1. Keep from happening or arising; make impossible
  2. Stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state

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

6 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to prevent:

Unscramble the letters in prevent

There is 1 word that can be made by adding another letter to 'prevent'.

More words that can be made using the letters in prevent