Is read a Scrabble word?

Yes, read is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 5 points in Scrabble, and 5 points in Words with Friends

Read is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word read

The meaning of read


12 definitions of the word read.


  1. Interpret something that is written or printed
  2. Have or contain a certain wording or form
  3. Look at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed
  4. Obtain data from magnetic tapes
  5. Interpret the significance of, as of palms, tea leaves, intestines, the sky; also of human behavior
  6. Interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression
  7. Be a student of a certain subject
  8. Indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments
  9. Audition for a stage role by reading parts of a role
  10. To hear and understand
  11. Make sense of a language


  1. Something that is read

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

4 Letter Words

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Read

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 read:

Unscramble the letters in read

There are 22 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'read'.

More words that can be made using the letters in read