Is telling a Scrabble word?

Yes, telling is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Telling is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word telling

The meaning of telling


14 definitions of the word telling.


  1. Express in words
  2. Let something be known
  3. Narrate or give a detailed account of
  4. Give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
  5. Discern or comprehend
  6. Inform positively and with certainty and confidence
  7. Give evidence
  8. Mark as different


  1. Disclosing unintentionally
  2. Powerfully persuasive
  3. Producing a strong effect


  1. An act of narration
  2. Informing by words
  3. Disclosing information or giving evidence about another

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

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1 Anagram of Telling

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 telling:

Unscramble the letters in telling

There are 2 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'telling'.

More words that can be made using the letters in telling