Is respite a Scrabble word?

Yes, respite is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

Respite is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word respite

The meaning of respite


6 definitions of the word respite.


  1. Postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution


  1. A (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
  2. A pause from doing something (as work)
  3. An interruption in the intensity or amount of something
  4. A pause for relaxation
  5. The act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment

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

7 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

1 Anagram of Respite

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 respite:

Unscramble the letters in respite

There are 12 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'respite'.

More words that can be made using the letters in respite