Is spares a Scrabble word?

Yes, spares is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Spares is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word spares

The meaning of spares


11 definitions of the word spares.


  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
  5. Furnish with spars
  6. Fight with spurs
  7. Box lightly
  8. Fight verbally


  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 spares?

2 Letter Words

7 Anagrams of Spares

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 spares:

Unscramble the letters in spares

There are 16 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'spares'.

More words that can be made using the letters in spares