Is wastes a Scrabble word?

Yes, wastes is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

Wastes is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word wastes

The meaning of wastes


15 definitions of the word wastes.


  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. 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 wastes?

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2 Anagrams of Wastes

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 wastes:

Unscramble the letters in wastes

There are 3 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'wastes'.

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