Is waste a Scrabble word?

Yes, waste is a Scrabble word!

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

Waste is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word waste

The meaning of waste


16 definitions of the word waste.


  1. Spend thoughtlessly; throw away
  2. Use inefficiently or inappropriately
  3. Get rid of
  4. Run off as waste
  5. Get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing
  6. Spend extravagantly
  7. Lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief
  8. Cause to grow thin or weak
  9. Cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly
  10. Become physically weaker


  1. Located in a dismal or remote area; desolate


  1. Any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted
  2. Useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly
  3. The trait of wasting resources
  4. An uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation
  5. (law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect

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

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2 Letter Words

3 Anagrams of Waste

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 waste:

Unscramble the letters in waste

There are 6 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'waste'.

More words that can be made using the letters in waste