Is retain a Scrabble word?

Yes, retain is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 6 points in Scrabble, and 7 points in Words with Friends

Retain is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word retain

The meaning of retain


4 definitions of the word retain.


  1. Hold back within
  2. Allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature
  3. Secure and keep for possible future use or application
  4. Keep in one's mind

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

6 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Retain

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 retain:

Unscramble the letters in retain

There are 17 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'retain'.