Definition of Word


  • the sacred writings of the Christian religions
    "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
    - christian bible - good book - holy scripture - holy writ - word of god
  • a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group
    "he forgot the password"
  • the divine word of God
    the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)
  • a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory
    "large computers use words up to 64 bits long"
  • a promise
    "he gave his word"
    - word of honor
  • an exchange of views on some topic
    "we had a good discussion"
    "we had a word or two about it"
    - give and take
  • a verbal command for action
    "when I give the word, charge!"
  • information about recent and important events
    "they awaited news of the outcome"
  • a brief statement
    "he didn't say a word about it"
  • a unit of language that native speakers can identify
    "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"
    "he hardly said ten words all morning"


  • put into words or an expression
    "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
    - give voice
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Word

  • Scrabble® score of the word (8)
  • Word Chums® score of the word (9)
  • Words With Friends® score of the word (8)

Unscramble word

12 unscramble word found using the letters word.

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