Is sinking a Scrabble word?

Yes, sinking is a Scrabble word!

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

Sinking is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word sinking

The meaning of sinking


12 definitions of the word sinking.


  1. Fall or descend to a lower place or level
  2. Cause to sink
  3. Pass into a specified state or condition
  4. Go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned"
  5. Descend into or as if into some soft substance or place
  6. Appear to move downward
  7. Fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly
  8. Fall or sink heavily
  9. Embed deeply


  1. A descent as through liquid (especially through water)
  2. A slow fall or decline (as for lack of strength)
  3. A feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension

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