Scrabble Dictionary

Check words in Scrabble Dictionary and make sure it's an official scrabble word.


Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US / Canada / Thailand)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / International)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of gum

1 definition found

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: a preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for
           chewing [syn: {chewing gum}, {gum}]
      2: the tissue (covered by mucous membrane) of the jaws that
         surrounds the bases of the teeth [syn: {gingiva}, {gum}]
      3: any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from
         certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on
      4: cement consisting of a sticky substance that is used as an
         adhesive [syn: {glue}, {gum}, {mucilage}]
      5: wood or lumber from any of various gum trees especially the
         sweet gum [syn: {gumwood}, {gum}]
      6: any of various trees of the genera Eucalyptus or Liquidambar
         or Nyssa that are sources of gum [syn: {gum tree}, {gum}]
      v 1: cover, fill, fix or smear with or as if with gum; "if you
           gum the tape it is stronger"
      2: grind with the gums; chew without teeth and with great
         difficulty; "the old man had no teeth left and mumbled his
         food" [syn: {mumble}, {gum}]
      3: become sticky
      4: exude or form gum; "these trees gum in the Spring"

WordNet ® Princeton University.

Use this Scrabble® dictionary checker tool to find out whether a word is acceptable in your scrabble dictionary. When you enter a word and click on Check Dictionary button, it simply tells you whether it's valid or not, and list out the dictionaries in case of valid word. Additionally, you can also read the meaning if you want to know more about a particular word.

Back to Scrabble Word Finder
✘ Clear