Is tack a Scrabble word?

Yes, tack is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 10 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Tack is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word tack

The meaning of tack


12 definitions of the word tack.


  1. Fasten with tacks
  2. Turn into the wind
  3. Create by putting components or members together
  4. Sew together loosely, with large stitches
  5. Fix to; attach
  6. Reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)


  1. The heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails
  2. A short nail with a sharp point and a large head
  3. Gear for a horse
  4. (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind
  5. (nautical) the act of changing tack
  6. Sailing a zigzag course

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