Is theory a Scrabble word?

Yes, theory is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 12 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

Theory is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word theory

The meaning of theory


3 definitions of the word theory.


  1. A well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena
  2. A tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena
  3. A belief that can guide behavior

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

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Unscramble the letters in theory

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