Is settlement a Scrabble word?

Yes, settlement is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 12 points in Scrabble, and 15 points in Words with Friends

Settlement is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word settlement

The meaning of settlement


7 definitions of the word settlement.


  1. A body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
  2. A community of people smaller than a town
  3. A conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it
  4. The act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies
  5. Something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making
  6. An area where a group of families live together
  7. Termination of a business operation by using its assets to discharge its liabilities

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

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