Is spare a Scrabble word?

Yes, spare is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

Spare is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word spare

The meaning of spare


13 definitions of the word spare.


  1. Refrain from harming
  2. Save or relieve from an experience or action
  3. Give up what is not strictly needed
  4. Use frugally or carefully


  1. Thin and fit
  2. More than is needed, desired, or required
  3. Not taken up by scheduled activities
  4. Kept in reserve especially for emergency use
  5. Lacking in amplitude or quantity
  6. Lacking embellishment or ornamentation


  1. An extra component of a machine or other apparatus
  2. An extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle
  3. A score in tenpins; knocking down all ten after rolling two balls

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

2 Letter Words

11 Anagrams of Spare

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 spare:

Unscramble the letters in spare

There are 21 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'spare'.

More words that can be made using the letters in spare