Is shorten a Scrabble word?

Yes, shorten is a Scrabble word!

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

Shorten is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word shorten

The meaning of shorten


5 definitions of the word shorten.


  1. Make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration
  2. Reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
  3. Make short or shorter
  4. Become short or shorter
  5. Edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate

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

7 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Shorten

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 shorten:

Unscramble the letters in shorten

There are 7 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'shorten'.