Is sanction a Scrabble word?

Yes, sanction is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 10 points in Scrabble, and 13 points in Words with Friends

Sanction is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word sanction

The meaning of sanction


7 definitions of the word sanction.


  1. Give sanction to
  2. Give authority or permission to
  3. Give religious sanction to, such as through on oath


  1. Formal and explicit approval
  2. A mechanism of social control for enforcing a society's standards
  3. Official permission or approval
  4. The act of final authorization

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

8 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

4 Anagrams of Sanction

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 sanction:

Unscramble the letters in sanction

There are 8 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'sanction'.

More words that can be made using the letters in sanction