Is strikes a Scrabble word?

Yes, strikes is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Strikes is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word strikes

The meaning of strikes


27 definitions of the word strikes.


  1. Deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
  2. Have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
  3. Hit against; come into sudden contact with
  4. Make a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target
  5. Indicate (a certain time) by striking
  6. Affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely
  7. Stop work in order to press demands
  8. Touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly
  9. Attain
  10. Produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically
  11. Cause to form (an electric arc) between electrodes of an arc lamp
  12. Find unexpectedly
  13. Produce by ignition or a blow
  14. Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
  15. Cause to experience suddenly
  16. Drive something violently into a location
  17. Occupy or take on
  18. Form by stamping, punching, or printing
  19. Smooth with a strickle
  20. Pierce with force
  21. Arrive at after reckoning, deliberating, and weighing


  1. A group's refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions
  2. An attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective
  3. A gentle blow
  4. A score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball
  5. (baseball) a pitch that the batter swings at and misses, or that the batter hits into foul territory, or that the batter does not swing at but the umpire judges to be in the area over home plate and between the batter's knees and shoulders
  6. A conspicuous success

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