Is scratching a Scrabble word?

Yes, scratching is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 18 points in Scrabble, and 21 points in Words with Friends

Scratching is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word scratching

The meaning of scratching


8 definitions of the word scratching.


  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. A harsh noise made by scraping

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

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