Is was a Scrabble word?

Yes, was is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 6 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Was is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word was

The meaning of was


14 definitions of the word was.


  1. Have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  2. Be identical to; be someone or something
  3. Occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere
  4. Have an existence, be extant
  5. Happen, occur, take place; this was during the visit to my parents' house"
  6. Be identical or equivalent to
  7. Form or compose
  8. Work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function
  9. Represent, as of a character on stage
  10. Spend or use time
  11. Have life, be alive
  12. To remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form
  13. Be priced at


  1. A state in northwestern United States on the Pacific

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

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1 Anagram of Was

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 was:

Unscramble the letters in was

There are 17 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'was'.

More words that can be made using the letters in was