Definition of Device


  • an emblematic design (especially in heraldry)
    "he was recognized by the device on his shield"
  • any ornamental pattern or design (as in embroidery)
  • any clever maneuver
    "he would stoop to any device to win a point"
    "it was a great sales gimmick"
    "a cheap promotions gimmick for greedy businessmen"
  • something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect
  • an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
    "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"
    "a device intended to conserve water"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Device

  • Scrabble® score of the device (12)
  • Word Chums® score of the device (17)
  • Words With Friends® score of the device (14)

Unscramble device

36 unscramble word found using the letters device.

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