Is scratch a Scrabble word?

Yes, scratch is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 14 points in Scrabble, and 15 points in Words with Friends

Scratch is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word scratch

The meaning of scratch


17 definitions of the word scratch.


  1. Cause friction
  2. Cut the surface of; wear away the surface of
  3. Scrape or rub as if to relieve itching
  4. Postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled
  5. Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
  6. Gather (money or other resources) together over time
  7. Carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface


  1. An abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
  2. A depression scratched or carved into a surface
  3. Informal terms for money
  4. A competitor who has withdrawn from competition
  5. A line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game
  6. Dry mash for poultry
  7. A harsh noise made by scraping
  8. Poor handwriting
  9. (golf) a handicap of zero strokes
  10. An indication of damage

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