Is recess a Scrabble word?

Yes, recess is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Recess is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word recess

The meaning of recess


8 definitions of the word recess.


  1. Put into a recess
  2. Make a recess in
  3. Close at the end of a session


  1. A state of abeyance or suspended business
  2. A small concavity
  3. An arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)
  4. An enclosure that is set back or indented
  5. A pause from doing something (as work)

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

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1 Anagram of Recess

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 recess:

Unscramble the letters in recess

There are 9 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'recess'.

More words that can be made using the letters in recess